Ukrainian film entered top five world masterpieces

'Earth’ film by Oleksander Dovzhenko got shortlisted by UNESCO.

9 December 2015 12:00

UNESCO has compiled a list of five films that will represent the festival of the world masterpieces dedicated to its 70th anniversary. The Ukrainian film ‘Earth’ by Oleksandr Dovzhenko is amongst them, UNN reports citing Vlada Lytovchenko, head of the International Fund for Cultural Cooperation, as saying during the briefing. 

“Five movies have been selected to represent the festival of world masterpieces dedicated to the 70th anniversary of UNESCO and the 120th anniversary of world cinema. The film ‘Earth’ by Oleksandr Dovzhenko is amongst them,” she said.