On the 4th of November the first special event (screening and Q&A, followed by the reception) was held in NeueHouse Hollywood on Sunset blvd. The screening room was packed. Sergei Loznitsa introduced the film, giving the crowd a taste of what was to come, and then returned for the Q&A, moderated by Katie Walsh of the Los Angeles Times. They touched on the conflict in Ukraine, the representation of “Fake News” and how it has permeated into the U.S. and Sergei’s cinema verité style and documentary filmmaking background. Everyone in the room stayed for the Q&A. Video report is available on UkrKino’s Youtube channel as well as for download under this link.
On the 5th of November the second screening (followed Q&A with the director) was held in the American Film Institute.
Serey Loznitsa had visited the American Film Market with a special screening of “Donbass”. The pictures are available in the album.
On Novermber 28, the Round Table was held in Kyiv, in the “Zhovten” cinema, to sum up the results of the campaign. The talk was about the difficulties and different ways for the promotion of the movie in America. Video and pictures from the event are available in the album.