From Crimea To Siberia: How Russia is Tormenting Political Prisoners Sentsov And Kolchenko

Documentary / 2018 | 100 mins.

Movie Info

  • Release Date: 12 May, 2016
  • Country Ukraine
  • Author Anna Tsighima
  • Broadcaster Hromadske TV
  • Producer Natasha Gumeniuk


Competition status – Special Mention

The documentary tells the story of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov and activist Sasha Kolchenko, who were detained in Crimea during the conflict in 2014. Despite international protests, they were convicted of plotting terrorist acts and sent to Russian prisons. The film accompanies Sentsov’s sister, who travels more than 20,000 kilometers following the same route endured by the Ukrainian prisoners after their detention four years ago.

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