On the “Oscar” from Ukraine will go the film of Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa “Donbass”. According to the totality of points, it was decided that it is this film that has the best chances among the contenders from Ukraine at least to get on the short list of the American Film Academy.
As is known, the film has already caused a wide resonance in the cinema after the world presentation at the Cannes Film Festival. In addition, it was for “Donbass” Sergei Loznitsa received the award for best direction in a program “A special look.”
Remind you that two weeks ago, the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation announced the results of experts assessing cultural projects, among which the UkrKino project promo-campaign of the film of the applicant from Ukraine to the Oscar in Los Angeles” scored a passing score. Already next month, a list of winners of the contest will be announced, which will be allocated funds for the implementation of projects from the state budget.
We will be happy to represent “Donbass” to the whole world, thus considerably increasing the chances of winning the candidate from Ukraine. We hold our fists in anticipation of the results of the competition of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation.