See You in Chechnya - Montreal Premiere with Director Q&A
Join Cinema Politica Concordia for the Montreal premiere of See You In Chechnya, an intimate & complex story of war, journalism, ethics and relationships that lays bare the toll of violent conflict.
The screening is co-presented with Amnesty International Canada (Group 16 Montreal) and will be followed by a Q&A with director Alexander Kvatashidze.
Admission is by donation, $5-10 suggested. The venue is wheelchair accessible.
SEE YOU IN CHECHNYA
Alexander Kvatashidze / Georgia - Estonia - France - Netherlands / 2016 / 69 ' / English - French - Italian - Russian - Georgian / S.T. English
1999, Georgia. A young fine-arts student in Tbilisi falls in love with a French woman he met by chance. She is a war photographer and he decides to go with her on the Chechnya front. Parachuted in the middle of the fights, he bonds with a group of reporters risking their lives to cover this brutal conflict. His life will be deeply moved by this experience. Ten years later, he take the same path, but the other way.