WELCOME TO CHECHNYA
Dir. David France, USA, 2020, 107 mins
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From acclaimed journalist and Oscar®-nominated director David France (“How to Survive a Plague,” “The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson”), WELCOME TO CHECHNYA brings to light the work of a group of activists in the Russian republic of Chechnya risking their lives to combat the deadly anti-LGBTQ torture campaign that has escalated in the country. With unfettered access and a commitment to protecting anonymity, this searing and intimate documentary exposes these gravely underreported atrocities while highlighting an extraordinary group of people confronting the brutality head-on. An HBO Original Documentary.
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Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival 2020
WELCOME TO CHECHNYA premieres June 30 at 10pm ET on HBO.