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Prolekult is a Marxist film, writing and culture platform based in Birmingham, England. The purpose of the project is to provide high-quality film content looking at world politics, culture and economics from a Marxist perspective.

What We Said to the Thunder

What We Said to the Thunder is a short film poem, depicting the propaganda campaign waged by British, EU and US imperialism to justify war upon Russia in the wake of the Skripal incident on 4 March. The film builds upon themes in a recent published experimental poem, The War Report. Some supplementary materials in explanation of the film’s basic structure, themes and method are available here: The War Report: Please consider supporting our work on Patreon: If you would prefer to make a one-off donation, then follow this link: Twitter: Facebook: Writer: James Bell (Twitter: / Medium: Editor: Alex Bushell