A celebration of nonviolent protest and an investigation into the tactics, effectiveness and challenges facing activists in the UK and around the world.
Shami Chakrabarti (Director of Liberty) says in the film "Without dissent, without protest..democracy will stultify, democracy will die."
Caroline Lucas (Green MP) says, "We have to be prepared for peaceful direct action."
Tony Benn (national treasure) said in a review, "This is a very remarkable film that should be shown in all schools and form the basis of discussions wherever people meet to talk about our future."
George Monbiot said "A very beautifully made film, inspiring and informative."
The film was made by Zoe Broughton and Hugh Warwick for the Turning the Tide programme of Quaker Peace & Social Witness. For more information about the work of Turning the Tide, please contact them at turning-the-tide.org