Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 16:15
Zaal 5, Filmhuis Den Haag
Q&A with activist Nadezhda Kutepova and director Samira Goetschel about secret cities and unjust accusations by the Russian government.
After the film journalist Eva Cukier (Russia editor NRC) talks with activist Nadezhda Kutepova and director Samira Goetschel about smuggling cameras into Ozjorsk and espionage accusitions by Russia.
Nadezhda Kutepova is born in the secret Russian city of Ozjorsk, a ‘heavenly’ place that, for a long time, could not be found on any map. As seen in City 40, men, women and children live behind barbed wire and under the gaze of armed guards. When Kutepova learns the truth of her city, however, she decides to bring the truth out and help the people of Ozjorsk in the fight against the Russian state. Read more about Nadezhda Kutepova and watch a short clip.