• Director

    Marta Popivoda

  • Producers

    Marta Popivoda, Dragana Jovović, Jasmina Sijercic

  • Screenwriters

    Marta Popivoda, Ana Vujanovic

  • France-Serbia-Germany 2021. 95min

  • Production company

    Theory at Work

  • Language


    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.

Screening with

Liberation Radio


  • Director

    Esther Johnson

  • Producers

    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.

Sarah Perks

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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