Fri 8 & Mon 11 November 2019
Directed by Hans Pool | Netherlands | 2018 | 1hr 28min | English
Bellingcat is an inspirational documentary about a new way of telling truth to power, tracing the rise of the collective of ‘citizen investigative journalists’. Bellingcat are a group of online researchers dedicated to exposing the truth of impenetrable news stories from around the world from the MH17 disaster to the Syrian Civil War to the mysterious poisoning of a Russian spy in the UK. Originated by the unassuming Eliot from his suburban home in Leicester, he and his international team of truth-seekers put newspapers, networks and governments to the test.