Why watch this film?
Director Daniel Roher (Once Were Brothers: the story of The Band) dives headfirst into the crossfire of Russian politics to explore the story of Alexei Navalny, the leader of the political opposition in Vladimir Putin's Russia. Navalny provides candid interviews and testimony as the infamous victim of assassination attempts who has been in prison since 2021. This documentary is essential for those interested in understanding the dense climate of corruption and impunity that surrounds current Russian politics.
Follows the man who survived an assassination attempt by poisoning with a lethal nerve agent in August 2020. During his months-long recovery, he makes shocking discoveries about the attempt on his life and decides to return home.
Where to watch?
Available at home