Repeat screenings for Stronger than Fiction Film Festival openers

Navalny on Tuesday 21 June at 9.15pm
A House Made of Splinters on Sunday 26 June 2022 at 12.30pm
Dendy Cinema Canberra

To open the STF 2022 season of monthly screenings, Stronger than Fiction presents two films in collaboration with the new Capital Film Festival (

Richard spoke to Hannah de Feyter about the first films in the Stronger Than Fiction 2022 season

A House Made of Splinters

87 minutes | Ukrainian & Russian with English subtitles

A House Made of Splinters follows three children growing up in Eastern Ukraine immediately preceding the 2022 Russian invasion. The film transports us into their experience with directness and vividness The opening night screening will be followed by a reception in the Dendy foyer.


98 min | English & Russian with English subtitles  

Navalny follows the unravelling of the 2020 plot to assassinate Putin opponent Alexei Navalny – with prank phone calls to government hitmen, poisoned underpants, and a team of very determined data analysts.