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Welcome to Chechnya
Archived: Welcome to Chechnya - Welcome to Chechnya: Inside the Russian Republic's Deadly War on Gays (2020)

director: David France

composer: Sacha Galperine, Evgueni Galperine
With: Olga Baranova, David Isteev, Maxim Lapunov, a.o.

duration: 108 minutes
Film Fest Gent - Welcome to Chechnya

"Documenting a secretive and ongoing human rights atrocity, David France's Welcome to Chechnya spotlights a network of courageous activists who smuggle LGBTQ individuals out of Russia's Chechnya region during what is widely viewed as an anit-gay purge. (...) A moving and vital indictment of mass persecution." - The New York Times


director: David France
composer: Sacha Galperine, Evgueni Galperine
producer: Askold Kurov, David France, Alice Henty, Joy A. Tomchin
screenplay: Tyler H. Walk, David France
Editor: Tyler H. Walk
Cinematography: Askold Kurov, Derek Wiesehahn

production company: Public Square Films

More info

dialogue: Russian
subtitles: Eng subt.
Country: United States of America
year: 2020


DAVID FRANCE: How to Survive a Plague (2012), Independent Lens (2013, TV series), The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson (2017), Welcome to Chechnya (2020).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,78
FPS: 24


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