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Trailer: Winter on Fire - Ukraine's Fight for Freedom

A spellbinding, unforgettable movie that made me feel like I owed those who died fighting for freedom the best of me.  It's a movie that places you into the presence of people willing to die-- and some dying right before your eyes-- for the freedom of their nation,  makes you question your own motives for why you are doing what you are doing.  It is a movie about lying, corruption, freedom, bravery, blood, teargas, rubber bullets, real bullets, violence, love and hatred.  It is one of the most powerful movies I have ever seen.

The documentary follows events in Ukraine as they unfolded over 93 days in 2013 and 2014, as student demonstrations grew into a revolution calling for the president to resign. Directed by Evgeny Afineevsky, Winter On Fire premiered at the Venice Film Festival.


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