Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer

Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer

On June 10 at 9pm/8C the documentary Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer will air on HBO. Check out ways you can use this film to raise awareness about Pussy Riot's continued fight for justice.

An official selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival , Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer reveals the real people behind the balaclava-clad protesters arrested in Russia after performing a punk song in a cathedral. Through interviews with band members, family and the defense team and unprecedented footage of the trial, the film highlights the forces that transformed these women from playful political activists to modern-day icons, exposing the state of Russian justice in the modern era.

Get Involved

  1. Host A Viewing Party - Organize a screening of the documentary in your community. To get started, download the Punk Prayer Viewer’s Guide to help you plan your event.Then get in touch with your Amnesty field organizer for more great ideas and resources by e-mailing aiusama@aiusa.org.

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  2. Take Action - Tell Russian officials to free imprisoned Pussy Riot members Nadezhda and Maria now.
  3. Join the Map - Add your photo to the Pussy Riot solidarity map and share it with your friends.
  4. Learn More - Learn about crackdowns on freedoms of assembly and expression in Russia and take action.