Ukrainian film shows ‘deep history’ of Holocaust massacre – Reuters July 12, 2021

I saw this recently on Reuters – Ukrainian film shows ‘deep history’ of Holocaust massacre: Slightly longer article.

July 12, 2021

CANNES, France, July 12 (Reuters) – Archive footage and photographs preserve memories of one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust in a documentary premiered by Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa on Monday.

“Babi Yar. Context”, unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival, tells the story of the mass killing that marked the start of the Holocaust in occupied Soviet Ukraine, as well as surrounding events.

“It is a deep history and we have to know our history, and films must provoke interest in our history,” Loznitsa said at the launch.


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