The opening film of Phenomenal Women 2020 series is Edge of Democracy, a captivating documentary made by Brazilian filmmaker Petra Costa, taking us deep inside the end of democracy and remarkable political upheaval in Brazil over the last decade. It’s an astounding inside look at the recent political shake up in Brazil, examining and showing us directly how democracy is collapsing thanks to political power grabs.
Join us for a Q&A with Moara Passoni, Co-writer and Associate Producer of Edge of Democracy on Monday, 15th June, from 2pm BST, via Zoom.
How to join
- You can watch Edge of Democracy in advance on Netflix.
- By registering to this event, you will receive a link to join the Zoom meeting.
- To install Zoom, click here.
Read more about how to get ready for the event and to attend other films/events in the series here.
The events form part of SDI’s 50/50+ Women Direct campaign to support and enable more women to make documentaries.
Phenomenal Women 2020 is supported by Film Hub Scotland, part of the BFI’s Film Audience Network, and funded by Screen Scotland and Lottery funding from the BFI.