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Oxford Brookes University

John Henry Brookes Lecture Theatre

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SCREENING


Country: United States | United Kingdom | Belarus

Year: 2013

Director, writer, producer: Madeleine Sackler

Runtime: 1hr 16min

Language: English

BBFC: N/A

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Comprised of smuggled footage and uncensored interviews, Dangerous Acts gives audiences a front row seat to a resistance movement as it unfolds both on the stage and in the streets. DANGEROUS ACTS STARRING THE UNSTABLE ELEMENTS OF BELARUS picks up the story in 2010 when the KGB is cracking down on dissenters, sixteen years after Belarus’ President Alexander Lukashenko takes power during the breakup of the Soviet Union. Now, as a dubious new presidential election looms, the KGB targets the Free Theatre's founders Nikolai Khalezin and Natalia Koliada who, along with their colleagues, find themselves torn between fighting for their art and for their and their families’ safety.




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