Can Art Stop a Bullet? Premiere Screening

Can Art Stop a Bullet? William Kelly’s The Big Picture makes its South Australian premiere at the Adelaide Fringe Festival on Thursday, 5 March, 7pm.

Recipient of the Graham F Smith Peace Foundation 2018 Peace Award and $10,000 grant, the feature documentary has already gone on to win a number of awards and endorsements.

This special screening – one night only – acknowledges the Peace Foundation’s early support and recognition.

Filmed on five continents, with contributions from over 20 artists, thinkers and activists, this documentary explores the power of art to influence the violence in the world. Kelly poses the question “Can Art stop a Bullet?” to international artists such as Martin Sheen, Nick Ut and Dr Rama Mani and including South Australians – indigenous artist Ben McKeown and.anti-nuclear campaigner Rose Lester.

The film recently screened at the UN film festival in San Francisco and is set to screen at the UN in Geneva next March following its Australian premiere in Melbourne in February.
Join us with special guests – producer Fiona Cochrane, director Mark Street and William Kelly for a Q&A session after the screening.

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