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  • Ukrainian delegation together with the creative group of the film "Mr. Jones" held action in support of Oleg Sentsov at Berlinale
    Service of the Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, posted 11 February 2019 12:28

    Ukrainian delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko together with the creative group of the film "Mr. Jones" directed by Agnieszka Holland held a rally in support of the Ukrainian political prisoner, film director Oleg Sentsov at the 69th International Film Festival Berlin – Berlinale.

     Before premiere screening, as the Deputy Prime Minister noted, after a long break in the main competition program of the festival  a historical film of the world-famous director Agnieszka Holland "Mr. Jones. " was selected. The movie was created with the support of the Ukrainian Government. "The film, which is not only filmed with the support of Ukraine, but also tells about the most tragic pages of Ukrainian history - the Holodomor of 1932-1933. The very fact of the appearance of this film in the main competition program is a striking breakthrough, a renaissance of Ukrainian cinema, which we have been watching over the past four years, " he said.

    Ukrainian delegation together with the creative group of the film