Roast Beef Productions are excited to announce that Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer. has been nominated for two Grierson awards! 'Best Documentary on a Contemporary Theme - International' and 'Best Cinema Documentary'. Fingers crossed!

we have been shortlisted for two Grierson Awards!

Nadya Tolokonnikova: His meddling in elections is another sign that his power is not as unconditional as he would have you believe
Pussy Riot member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova gives her support to a campaign against the UK government's ban on sending books to prisoners.

TONIGHT the UK premiere of The Invisible War Curzon Cinemas Soho.

Oscar-nominated documentary exposing the epidemic of rape in the US military, plus panel discussion and Q&A with 2 ex-military members, Deborah Haynes (Defense Editor of The Times), Dr. Nina Burrowes and Alexandra Topping (journalist at The Guardian).

Important documentary not to be missed.

This Oscar-nominated documentary by acclaimed filmmaker Kirby Dick exposes one of America’s most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the US military. However, even with these rates of sexual assault against women being twice that of the civilian population, only 10% of cases…
Marat Gelman, a well-known Russian art figure, wrote that he would like to see, as president of Russia, not Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, but Nadia Tolokonnikova....
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina among those held for several hours before being released without charge
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pop icon Madonna said Wednesday she will introduce to the stage two formerly jailed members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot when they appear at an Amnesty International concert

Front of the Guardian web page...

Last month, Nadya and Maria of Pussy Riot were released. Masha Gessen, who corresponded with the women in prison, examines how their trial became the first battle in Putin's 'war on modernity' – and a dark moment in Russian history

Pussy Riot is now available on VOD with iTunes, LoveFilm, Blinkbox, Google Play and YouTube.

Watch the trailer and download Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer 2013 on iTunes.

Maxim's new film The Notorious Mr. Bout (@notoriousmrB) premieres tomorrow evening at the Sundance Film Festival. Follow @pozdor for more updates.

TIME contract photographer Yuri Kozyrev hung out with members of Pussy Riot, photographing their busy first days of freedom.
As the teachers say in kindergarten, "Gera was an adult from the beginning." When your mother is in prison -- adulthood comes quickly.

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Interview with Nadia and Masha on their plans to boycott the Sochi Winter Olympics