Welcome to Chechnya Reviews

February 24, 2020
Welcome to Chechnya not only provides a stark reminder of the everyday reality of anti-queer oppression outside of our 'progressive' Western bubble, but also of the precarious nature of global LGBT+ rights.
Top Critic
January 28, 2020
Urgently lifts the lid on one of the most horrifying humanitarian crises of present times: the state-sanctioned purge of LGBTQ people in the eponymous southern Russian republic.
January 27, 2020
"Welcome to Chechnya" is a vital and urgent portrait of an unprecedented humanitarian crisis, and the world needs to hear about it.
January 27, 2020
Whether or not you identify as queer, Welcome to Chechnya will leave you shaken by the evidence of an amoral autocracy taking extreme action under the hypocritical guise of religious purity.
January 27, 2020
A chilling examination of both the brutality that the Chechen LGBT community is forced to face on a daily basis and the difficulty of leaving the country for peace and safety.