“The Ukrainians” (“Добровольці Божої Чоти”), a film by Ukrainian directors Leonid Kanter and Ivan Yasniy, is a gripping documentary about the volunteer battalions of Ukraine and the fight for Ukraine’s independence in 2014.
It includes incredible, shocking first-hand footage from the infamous battle at Donetsk Airport and the legendary soldiers that heroically defended the airport and Ukraine.
The event includes the movie screening (82 mins.), a Q&A session with the film’s directors and a hero defender of Donetsk Airport, and a short musical performance by Serhiy “Foma” Fomenko.
The event is organized by Dopomoha Ukraini – Aid Ukraine and Path to Freedom. The tour is a fundraiser, with proceeds going to support Dopomoha Ukraini’s Psychological Rehabilitation Program for Ukrainian Soldiers in western Ukraine and “Path to Freedom”, a travelling exhibition dedicated to Ukraine’s Maidan Revolution of Dignity organized by Ukrainian activist musician Serhiy “Foma” Fomenko.
WHEN: Friday, February 26, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (PST)
WHERE: BCIT Burnaby Campus – 3700 Willingdon Avenue. Telus Theatre, Building SE6, Room 233. Burnaby, BC CA
TICKETS available online at Eventbrite.com or by visiting www.dopomoha-ukraini.org