Film Screening: Can Art Stop a Bullet?

William Kelly, widely considered the social conscience of Australian art, once said ‘Art can’t stop a bullet, but it can stop a bullet from being fired’. Can it? Filmed on five continents, with contributions from over 20 artists, thinkers and activists, this documentary explores the power of art to take a stand against violence in the world. Q&A with filmmaker William Kelly and director Mark Street after the screening.

12 May 2021
5.15pm for 5.30pm start (approx. 2 hrs)


Hetzel Theatre, Institute Bldg, State Library SA, cnr North Tce & Kintore Ave, Adelaide



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