MIP: Documentary Film “Crimea. The Stolen Peninsula” Screened in Kyiv
On 18 April 2019, the documentary film “Crimea. The Stolen Peninsula” was screened at the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. The film was produced on the occasion of the 5th anniversary of Crimean annexation with the support of the Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine.
The film presents a timeline of events from the mass shootout on Maidan Nezalezhnosti to the annexation of Crimea.
The screening was attended by Emine Dzhaparova, the First Deputy Minister of Information Policy of Ukraine; Mustafa Dzhemilev, the Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for the Crimean Tatar people; Ilmi Umerov, the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people; and others.
The event featured a flash mob in support of the prisoners of the Kremlin—everyone present raised placards with the prisoners’ portraits.
In addition, “Mustafa. The Way of the Leader,” a book by the historian Gulnara Bekirova, published with the Ministry’s support, was presented.
The events were held within the framework of the international research and practice conference “De-occupation and Reintegration of the Information Space of Crimea: International Legal and Media Communications Instruments.”
Earlier, the documentary film “Crimea. The Stolen Peninsula” was presented at the European Partliament in Brussels on March 5th, within the framework of the eponymous conference.