Cinema at the Center: The Belarus Free Theater
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Doors at 6:15PM, screening at 6:45PM Movie: Madeleine Sackler, Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus, 2013, 1h16, documentary
The Belarus Free Theatre was established in a spirit of opposition to the country’s president Alexander Lukashenko. When a number of democratic challengers arose in the presidential elections of 2010, the rigged vote returned Lukashenko to his reign, and a younger generation of people in Belarus became angrily aware that they had known nothing other than a culture of censorship and fear. Opposition candidates were imprisoned, their families intimidated, demonstrations were crushed; thisView more
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