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The Traitor

2017
1h 30m
Drama
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Cast

Darya Astafieva (Mariya)Gregory Hlady (Osavul)Viktor Andrienko (Petyhov)Volodymyr Yamnenko (Golovnya)Timofey Tribuntsev (Phalk)Mikhail Golubovich (Ruchka)Evhen ChernykovRada Ixari (Georgette)Andrejs Zagars (Marconi)Andriy Haddad (Boghdan)Volodymyr Minenko (Maxym)Zoya Baranovskaya (Olga)Oleh Melnychuk (Yurii Boiko)Mykhailo Grytskan (Bogdan)Aleksey Vertinskiy (Dobryvechir)

Director

Mark Hammond

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Synopsis

1971. Odessa Film Studio, USSR. To conform to Communists Party revisionist propaganda, the KGB studio curator orders a re-edit of a recently completed film, directed by the studio's iconoclastic star director, depicting the events of Ukraine 1920s 'civil war'. The re-editing work is entrusted to a young female editor, a recent graduate of the Moscow Film Institute. However, as her work progress, she comes to understand that despite the risks she must betray the Party to protect the director's vision, and safe-guard the truth about her country under Soviet Occupation.

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