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Protestas, Popuestas y Procesos is a documentary film tracing 10 years of social struggles and counter-cultural movements in the Peruvian capital Lima. With the backdrop of the world we live in now, the inspiration and insight this film offers up, the chance to see it at Northern Stage on Friday 20th April is one you shouldn’t pass up.

This audiovisual summary retraces the course of various collectives who takes steps from music, mural painting, circus, screen printing and photography to form a network of outside the mainstream structures.

A backdrop of police violence, governmental betrayal and harsh social reality, the voice of the youth in the city has found its feet through counter-culture and autonomy. There’s even a Q&A with director Pablo Malek to really get to grips with this thought-provoking film.

Cinema Politica – The Culture of Resistance is at Northern Stage, Newcastle on Friday 20th April.

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