MJFF AN ACT OF DEFIANCE 3-17 7:00 PM THE STRAND, ROCKLAND
AN ACT OF DEFIANCE Saturday 3-17 7:00 PM The Strand, Rockland
Thriller / Dir: Jean van de Velde/ Starring:Peter Paul Muller, Sello Motloung, Antoinette Louw / The Netherlands 2017 / English, Afrikaans w/ English ST/123 min
Nelson Mandela and 10 other defendants (many of them Jewish) are on trial for conspiracy to commit sabotage against the repressive South African government. Their lives hang in the balance, dependant on the intelligence and courage of their tenacious lawyer, Bram Fisher. But Bram has a secret of his own to hide and must make choices that will have deep consequences for himself and his family. This is a riveting political thriller about balancing personal and public lives in moral universe turned upside down.
Dutch Film Awards Best Actress, Screenplay; Capetown Film Festival Best Actress, Screenplay; Movies That Matter Film Festival Audience Award; UK International Jewish Film Festival Best Film Award
Tickets will be available at the Strand on March 17 subject to availability.
The Strand Theatre (View)
345 Main Street
Rockland , ME 04841
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|