* × Change Settings

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of out site, You can find out more or switch them off if you prefer. However, by continuing to use this site without changing settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Stones Have Laws

Unrated

DocHouse Release Date

Saturday 17th August 2019
Stones Have Laws poster
Suitable only for adults.
Current Status:released

Next Showing:

None. Last shown at DocHouse on 1st October 2019.
Use our reminder system to get a e-mail when Stones Have Laws is next showing in a UK cinema near you.

Language:

Dutch

Runtime:

1 hour 40 minutes (approx.)

Movie Synopsis:

The Maroon community in Suriname wonder whether they should put their trust in the European filmmakers who have come to film them...

Village elders, young men and women talk about how they live with the forest, and spirits of the natural world; a way of life in which non-human persons such as stones and rivers co-govern.

Their ancestors battled against the Dutch colonists who forced them into slavery, and they recall a dramatic escape and victory.

Re-enactments along the river and around the campfire bring their experiences to life with imaginative and unique storytelling force; while desolate landscapes show the damage caused by the arrival of multinationals.

Reviews

Click here to review/comment on Stones Have Laws.

Recommendations

Please note that although the UK cinema release date schedule on FilmDates.co.uk is updated regularly, a release date can change at very short notice. Usually the closer a film is to its release date, the less likely its release date (and any other information) will change.
FilmDates.co.uk is also not responsible for the content of any external website. The links are provided "as is" with no warranty, express or implied, for the information provided within them.



Last update was at 06:49 23rd October 2019