Russian-Ukrainian painting " the Battle of Sevastopol ", dedicated to the life of a sniper of the great Patriotic war Lyudmila Pavlyuchenko, it may be in the center of a scandal in connection with the plans of both countries to nominate the film for an Oscar.
"review of the Ukrainian film critics and producers on the Academy award from the Ukraine could claim two of the film: "Brothers" and "invincible" ( "Ntlama" ), which in the Russian rolling out named " Battle for Sevastopol ", – informs Ukrainian print edition.
"We had initially planned to submit the film "Ntlama" on "Oscar" from Ukraine. But I had a conversation with Russian partners on this film, and they said they wanted to submit this picture as "Battle for Sevastopol" from their country for the " Oscar ", - has declared one of the producers of the tape Egor Olesov. But, According to Olesova, one hundred percent chance that this film will be chosen by the Russian Oscar Committee, no. It is noted that 80% of the budget of "Battle for Sevastopol" amounted to the funds of Ukraine, moreover, thirty percent of them have identified the state. The rest of the money invested by Russia." If the movie will inflame the row between Russia and Ukraine, the Academy have the opportunity to just remove the picture from the contest because they are not scary like when the Oscars are related some scandals " – considers film critic Jaroslav pidgora-gvyazdovskiy. Remember, in April, the jury of the 5th Beijing international film festival's Tiantan ( "Temple of heaven" ) was awarded the main award in the category best actress Yulia Peresild, who played in the Russian-Ukrainian film " Battle for Sevastopol "." Battle for Sevastopol " – picture of Russian Director Sergei Mokritsky, taken in 2015. Starring in the movie performed by Julia Peresild, Evgeniy Tsyganov, Oleg Vasilkov, Nikita Tarasov and Joan Blacam. The film tells the story of Lyudmila Pavlichenko – legendary female sharpshooter. After verification of the war, Lyudmila Pavlichenko was a Soviet delegation to the U.S., where he became friends with Eleanor Roosevelt.