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Film Screening: “The Trial – The State of Russia vs. Oleg Sentsov”

July 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm EDT

Max Tuula will be in DC with his latest documentary, “The Trial: The State of Russia vs. Oleg Sentsov”. Oleg Sentsov is a journalist and a film maker from Crimea who was arrested by the Russian government, convicted of terrorism and imprisoned for 20 years as a result of him standing up against the annexation of Crimea. Oleg Sentsov is now on his 44th day of a hunger strike.
American Councils for International Education (ACIE) will host a screening of this film
The documentary is mostly in the Russian language (very little English and Ukrainian) with English subtitles. Duration – 70 minutes.
Here is a trailer to the film from the Berlin Film Festival in  2017:  https://www.berlinale.de/en/archiv/jahresarchive/2017/02_programm_2017/02_Filmdatenblatt_2017_201715078.html#tab=video
WHEN: Friday, July 13, 5:00 pm.
WHERE:   American Councils, 1828 “L” Street, NW, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 200036
Note: The screening was first advertised as happening on the 11th floor but has been moved to the 12th floor conference room which can accommodate more people.
The building authorities require at least the approximate number of guests to unlock elevators after 6pm. Therefore, if you plan to attend, please confirm via email to  Natasha Dombrovskaya at: Dombrovskaya@americancouncils.org or by texting or calling her cell:  202-258-6988.


July 13, 2018
5:00 pm