Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Ukrainian Film Marathon: Help Kidnapped Ukrainian Filmmaker Oleg Sentsov!

Enjoy the newest Ukrainian movies and help in the fight to defend human rights! 

Toronto Ukrainian Film Festival invites you to three exclusive screenings on Thursday (Oct 9th) and Sunday (Oct 12th).

WHAT: The Guide; Gàmer
WHEN: October 9th, 9:00pm
WHERE: 2442 Bloor Street
Tickets are available here 

WHAT: Trumpeter 
WHEN:October 12th, 3:30pm
WHERE: 377 Burnhamthorpe Rd E
Tickets are available on

Price of admission for each day - 15$.
All the money raised during the two events will go to help Oleg Sentsov.

This event is part of a series of international film screenings that are geared to raise funds for Oleh Sentsov and his family. 
Sentsov is an acclaimed Ukrainian film producer and director. He was kidnapped by Russian Special Operation forces following the illegal occupation of Crimea, and now is on trial in Russian Federation for his pro-Ukrainian political position. Ukrainian film industry stays united in support of Sentsov family during this horrible time.

About the movies:

The Guide - The story of Soviet repressions in Ukraine in the 1930s. The Guide will be representing Ukraine for the Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Language Film category.

Gámer - Oleg Sentsov's debut film about a gamer from a small town in Ukrane. Trailer:

Trumpeter - A colourful Ukrainian musical for and about kids.

Get your tickets here

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