"Maria": a movie about an emigrant from Ukraine on the Film Festival in Locarno
- 08.08.2016, 18:55,
- Culture » Culture. Main
At the Locarno International Film Festival, which this year takes place in the Swiss city, from 3 to 13 August, Monday, August 8, the world premiere of the film "Maria". The main character ribbon - Ukrainian named Mary, who emigrated from Ukraine to Germany.
This film - the debut directorial work of Swiss actor Michael Koch, the main role in the film played by German actress Margarita Braytkrayts born in the USSR. For her, this film - the first in his career, in which she plays a major role.
The film director has depicted the main character a woman of strong character, demanding, strong and uncompromising that is able to survive in a world where all men run. The film is completely reverses the traditional idea of the fate of migrant women: victims of it becomes the mistress of his fate.
Margarito Braytkrayts considered one of the favorites for the award for Best Actress at this year's Locarno Film Festival.