The Freethinker
Fritaenkaren
Peter Watkins

1992-1994 / Sweden / 270’
OCT 28 / 9.30 pm, Cinemateca – M. F. Ribeiro Cinema

PETER WATKINS RETROSPECTIVE

This examination of the life and art of August Strindberg depicts the Swedish dramatist as an outsider, an iconoclast who flouted rules and railed against convention and hypocrisy to change the social, political, and economic mores of nineteenth-century society.