Film Fest: An Act of Defiance @ Little Art Theatre
25 April 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm$9.00
2018 | Running Time: 123 minutes | English, Afrikaans
In this riveting historical drama, Nelson Mandela and his inner circle of Black and Jewish supporters face a possible death sentence for conspiracy to commit sabotage during a raid in the South African town of Riviona. Bram Fischer, a sympathetic lawyer, risks his career and freedom to defend Mandela and his supporters. An Act of Defiance captures the dark period of South Africa’s history – Apartheid, while skillfully balancing a nail-biting political thriller.
$9 adult. $8 student tickets available at the door only.
Winner: Best Film at UK JFF; Best Screenplay, Best Actor at Netherland, Cape Town & Winelands, Capetown International; Audience Favorite at Gold Award, Mill ValleyFF
Watch the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYCM2Qu6HdA
2018 Film Festival Corporate Sponsors
– Economy Linen, Inc.
– Morris Furniture Company
Premium Event Supporters
– Brady Ware
– Friends of Washington Centerville Public Library
– Washington Centerville Public Library
– Wiley’s Comedy Joint
– Square One Salon and Day Spa
**Second showing with guest speaker Jim Levinson
Tuesday, May 8
Film: 10AM at The NEON