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Pussy Riot

a punk prayer
(DVD - 2014 - Russian)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
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Founded in 2011 after Vladimir Putin was given a third term as Russian president, Pussy Riot is an anonymous feminist art collective/punk band based in Moscow. The group's protest inside the cathedral was intended to protest Putin's union of church and state. On Feb. 21, 2012 they participated in a 40-second "punk prayer protest" on the altar of Moscow's Christ the Savior Cathedral before being detained. Arrested and tried for trespassing, wearing "inappropriate" sleeveless dresses and disrupting social order, Nadia, Masha, and Katia were accused of religious hatred in a trial that reverberated around the world and transformed the face of Russian society.
Title: Pussy Riot
a punk prayer
[videorecording]
Published: [United States] :, Docuramafilms,, [2014]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 88 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.
video file, DVD video, rda
DVD video, NTSC, rda
digital, optical, surround, rda
Notes: Bonus features: Sheffield Film Festival Q&A with Katia Samutsevich; theatrical trailer.
Originally produced in 2013.
Summary: Founded in 2011 after Vladimir Putin was given a third term as Russian president, Pussy Riot is an anonymous feminist art collective/punk band based in Moscow. The group's protest inside the cathedral was intended to protest Putin's union of church and state. On Feb. 21, 2012 they participated in a 40-second "punk prayer protest" on the altar of Moscow's Christ the Savior Cathedral before being detained. Arrested and tried for trespassing, wearing "inappropriate" sleeveless dresses and disrupting social order, Nadia, Masha, and Katia were accused of religious hatred in a trial that reverberated around the world and transformed the face of Russian society.
Local Note: 1
Branch Call Number: DVD 782.4216 PUS
Statement of Responsibility: Cinedigm ; HBO Documentary Films presents, in association with BBC, Bertha/Britdoc, a film by Mike Lerner, Maxim Pozdorovkin ; produced and directed by Mike Lerner, Maxim Pozdorvkin
Performers: Pussy Riot (Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Aliokhina, Ykaterina Samutsevich, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova).
System Details: DVD; NTSC; widescreen; 5.1 surround.
Other Language: Russian dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject Headings: Pussy Riot (Punk rock group) Political activity Video recordings. Protest movements Russia (Federation) Video recordings. Art and society Russia (Federation) Video recordings. Art Political aspects Russia (Federation) Video recordings. Artists Political activity Russia (Federation) Video recordings. Punk rock music Political aspects Russia (Federation) Video recordings. Punk rock musicians Russia Trials, litigation, etc. Video recordings. Pussy Riot (Punk rock group) Trials, litigation, etc. Video recordings.
Genre/Form: Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Topical Term: Protest movements
Art and society
Art
Artists
Punk rock music
Punk rock musicians
Publisher No: 88130050000
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May 15, 2014
  • aaa5756 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

This movie was entertaining and interesting but not one of my favorite for this year.

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Apr 25, 2014
  • Saint_Mirin rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Saint_Mirin thinks this title is suitable for 18 years and over

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May 15, 2014
  • aaa5756 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

“Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a
Monster – And when you look long into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you,” - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

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Apr 25, 2014
  • Saint_Mirin rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: Contains nudity, full on sexual intercourse, and women kissing. You may not want your kid to see it.

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May 15, 2014
  • aaa5756 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

"In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act."- George Orwell

May 15, 2014
  • aaa5756 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” ― Martin Luther King, Jr

May 15, 2014
  • aaa5756 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent”
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