Landscapes of Resistance
The intimately told, extraordinary story of anti-fascist fighter and Auschwitz resistance survivor Sonja Vujanović, drawn from interviews filmed over ten years.
Marta Popivoda, Dragana Jovović, Jasmina Sijercic
Marta Popivoda, Ana Vujanovic
France-Serbia-Germany 2021. 95min
Theory at Work
With English subtitles
Co-writer Ana Vujanović’s grandmother recounts her remarkable Second World War experiences as one of the first Serbian female partisans. Ana’s partner, co-writer, director and award-winning artist Marta Popivoda creates a caring, personal memorial to an incredible woman, which also connects her to their own struggle against contemporary fascism. The film’s hopeful, collectivist spirit and earthy aesthetic inhabits an ordinary people’s pursuit of social justice, set alongside the grand narratives of history.
Esther Johnson, Nguyen Nhung, Matthew Sweet
- Vietnam 2021. 13min
This 1960s station, set up in the North Vietnamese mission in Stockholm, recruited American military deserters to create recordings in an attempt to persuade others to desert.
This short film contains flashing images.
This short film will available to view on BFI Player between 6 to 17 October with an audio-description soundtrack for customers who are blind or partially-sighted, and closed captions for customers who are D/deaf or hard of hearing.
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