Highlighting a special film screening in support of humanitarian relief in Ukraine with introduction by Dr Rory Finnin, University of Cambridge.
Wednesday, 25 May 2022 @ 7:30pm, Downing Place URC.
Ukraine (2019), 96 mins, Directed by: Nariman Aliev
Starring: Akhtem Seitablayev, Remzi Bilyalov, Dariya Barihashvili, Anatoliy Marempolskiy, Viktor Zhdanov, Veronika Lukianenko, Akmal Gurezov, Larysa Yatzenko
Grieving over the death of his son in the war between Russia and Ukraine, a Crimean Tatar man, Mustafa, resolves to bring the boy’s body back to his ancestral homeland: Crimea. Together, he and his younger son Alim embark on a journey across Ukraine that will change their relationship forever. This award-winning debut from Nariman Aliev, which premiered in the Un Certain Regard section at Cannes, was Ukraine’s selection for competition in the 2020 Oscars.
The suggested donation for admission is £10 (£5 for students). All proceeds will go to WithUkraine.org, an online global platform vetted by Cambridge Ukrainian Studies and built by the Embassy of Ukraine in the United Kingdom to provide urgent humanitarian relief to families on the ground in Ukraine.