Ukrainian film wins at international film festival in London
- 22.11.2016, 15:05,
- Culture » Culture. Main
Ukrainian motion picture "My Grandmother Fanny Kaplan" claimed the award of "Best Foreign Film" at London Crystal Palace International Film Festival, Ukraine Today.
The melodrama focuses on a little-known love story of the terrorist, Fanny Kaplan, with the brother of Vladimir Lenin, Dmitriy Ilyich Ulyanov. The movie also questions whether Fanny Kaplan really tried to assassinate Lenin in 1918.
Embassy of Ukraine in London congratulated the winners and wished further recognition in the world. "This victory is important not just for the film creators, but for Ukrainian film industry in general", Embassy of Ukraine to the UK posted on Facebook.
Eurovision 2016 winner Jamala has recorded a soundtrack for the film and presented music video just today.