The Ukrainian Director was able to watch only four films in our five years of imprisonment
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Former prisoners in Russia Director Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko, who returned to Ukraine on 7 September, attended the press conference. In conversation with journalists Oleg Sentsov has confessed that during detention he could not watch movies.
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In our five years of stay in the Russian prisons He managed to watch only four films. All the paintings of Ukrainian and Russian production, which greatly impressed the Director.
“The tribe”, 2014
The first film that struck Oleg Sentsov, “the Tribe,” Michael Slaboshpytsky. According to a former prisoner, it was a difficult task to implement an outstanding project. All because in the center of the plot – teenagers with hearing impairments who live in a special boarding school. The facility has a criminal group “the Tribe”, which takes the rookie, Sergei, who later falls in love and tries to save not only feelings, but also life. Film Mikhail Slaboshpitsky movie without a single line of the main characters.
“In Rostov-on-don, while in prison of the FSB. There was a TV. Night, even though it was forbidden, I turned it on and saw the program… I of course realized that this “Tribe” Michael Slaboshpytsky. I know him, but not too close. Knew about this project, because the task had been very difficult to make a movie about deaf people without sign language. That is, we don’t understand what they’re talking about… I liked it”, – said Oleg Sentsov.
This film Director called one of the best Ukrainian films in recent years.
The second picture remembered Sentsov is “Leviathan” directed by Andrei Zvyagintsev. The film tells about a village near the Barents sea, which plans to tear down to build luxury estates. Behind the house are fighting the main characters and their lawyer friend, they are going through unexpected twists and turns. “Loved it… This film I was hooked,” said Oleg Sentsov.
The film tells about little-known facts from the biography of the singer Viktor Tsoi. The events unfolding in the summer of 1981, when 19-year-old actor met up with Mike Naumenko and his future wife Natalia. How were the first concerts of Choi and recording his songs – it might impress every fan of the famous actor.
Even Oleg Sentsov was interested in the film Director Andrei Konchalovsky’s “Paradise”. The film tells about an immigrant and member of French Resistance Olga Kamenskaya, police man officer Helmut. The main characters meet by chance during the Second world war.
In addition, Oleg Sentsov admitted that even during his imprisonment asked his friends to send him recordings of movies that they would recommend for viewing. A political prisoner got 20 films, but so far they haven’t looked. But Alexander Kolchenko added that heard a lot about the new film by Quentin Tarantino “Once in Hollywood”, which he will look at the possibilities.
We will remind, earlier at the Odessa international film festival, strategic partner of the TV channel “Ukraine”, introduced the first teaser of the film “the Room” on the play of Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov.
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