The Babushkas of Chernobyl

To us it may be a radioactive "Exclusion Zone" to them it's their ancestral homeland. 


Holly Morris, Anne Bogart





Running Time

72 mins 

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SFGFF Film Program:

Green Film Fest Screening - April 17, 2016

Winner of the Green Film Fest Audience Award

SF Premiere. 

To us it may be a radioactive “Exclusion Zone”, to them it’s their ancestral homeland.Thirty years since the Chernobyl disaster, a defiant community of women continue to scratch out an existence on its toxic land.Through their surprisingly uplifting stories we see the healing power of shaping one’s destiny and the subjective nature of risk.

Encore Screening - July 10, 2016 at Roxie Theater