IN CINEMAS 08 JULY

ABOUT THE FILM

“Timely, deeply engrossing and finely made”  

– Luke Buckmaster, The Guardian

Q&A tour

with John Shipton & Gabriel Shipton

London

Glasgow

Edinburgh

Birmingham

Liverpool

York

Cambridge

Bath

Bristol

Oxford

Exeter

Brighton

Norwich

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DIRECTED BY: BEN LAWRENCE

The world’s most famous political prisoner, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, has become an emblem of an international arm wrestle over freedom of journalism, government corruption and unpunished war crimes.

Now with Julian facing a 175-year sentence if extradited to the US, his family members are confronting the prospect of losing Julian forever to the abyss of the US justice system.  This David-and-Goliath struggle is personal – and, with Julian’s health declining in a British maximum-security prison, the clock is ticking.

Now it’s up to Julian’s father, John Shipton, and fiancé Stella Moris, to join forces to advocate for Julian on this international odyssey. As they rally a world-wide network of supporters and politicians, they cautiously step into the media’s glare – and are forced to confront the events that made Julian a global flashpoint.

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