PAST EVENT: 25 March: Putin’s Kiss film premiere
25 March: Putin's Kiss film premiere
12 Feb 12

PUTIN’S KISS + Q&A with filmmaker Lise Birk Pedersen

Sunday 25 March 20.00, ICA (UK premiere)

Monday 26 March 18.40, Curzon Soho

Meet Masha, a 19-year-old who grew up in Russia under Putin, on her journey through the Nashi youth movement.  This coming-of-age tale focuses on Masha’s personal political struggle, painting a grim picture of the Russian political climate. When Masha comes into direct contact with members of the opposition she begins to question Nashi, leading to a shocking event that pushes Masha to make her choice in the end.

Courtesy of Dogwoof.

(Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2012 and International Documentary Festival Amsterdam 2011)

Lise Birk Pedersen—Denmark—2011—85m—doc

In Russian with English subtitles