FIRECROSSER at Ukrainian Cinema Days in London, 13-12-2015

November 26, 2015 • Cultural, Past Events • Views: 1380



13 December 2015, 14:45 End: 17:15
Includes post film Q&A with director Mykhailo Illienko


RichMix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA


£6 Book your tickets here


Ukrainian with English subtitles


The story:

Firecrosser (Toy Khto Proyshov Kriz Vohon)

When the Soviet troops free Ivan from prison, he is charged with high treason and faces a long sentence in a Siberian camp. Not wanting to die behind barbed wire or wait for an amnesty, Ivan escapes. Firecrosser is a story of a Ukrainian-born Soviet pilot, who goes through Nazi captivity during the Second World War, becomes a GULAG prisoner and then an Indian chief in Canada.

About the film:

Director: Mykhailo Illienko
Genre: Drama

Country: Ukraine, 2011
Run Time: 110 min

This screening is part of the Ukrainian Cinema Days in London. See full programme here.

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