Sputnik Agency: Tajik Documentary Films will Take Part in Sevastopol Film Festival “VICTORIOUS TOGETHER”

20/07/2020 22:03

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Tajik Documentaries will be presented at Sevastopol Film Festival in from August 27 to September 4.

Documentaries by Tajik Directors will be presented at the International Festival of Documentary Films and TV Programs “VICTORIOUS TOGETHER” in Sevastopol, the “Avesta” Agency reports.

Tajikistan will present two documentary films – “The Apostle – 2019” directed by Shohjamshed Umari and “Shur H2O” (“Salt water”. - Ed.) by directors of Daler Imomali and Dilishuba Oriphzoda.

The film festival will be held from August 27 to September 4 in the Hero City of Sevastopol.

It is known that the film “Apostol – 2019” tells about a Russian-speaking resident of Dushanbe, whiling away the days under one of the city's bridges, and the film “Shur H2O” tells about the residents of the village of Shurob in the city of Isfara, whose main problem is water shortage.

The film “Shur H2O” will take part in an out-of-competition screening in the “Asia and Europe” nomination.

We remind that the Festival “VICTORIOUS TOGETHER”, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, was supposed to be held in May, but it was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The Film Festival is held by the Eurasian Academy of Television and Radio, the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly and the Government of Sevastopol. It was established in the memory of the common feat of the countries participants of the Second World War.

It is noted that its continuation will be the international public forum on preserving the memory of the Second World War and the Great Patriotic War “VICTORIOUS TOGETHER – for Peace and Creation”.