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Wolyn (original title)
Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Zosia tries to survive.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michalina Labacz ... Zosia Glowacka
Arkadiusz Jakubik ... Maciej Skiba
Wasyl Wasylik ... Petro
Adrian Zaremba ... Antek Wilk
Izabela Kuna ... Glowacka
Jacek Braciak ... Glowacki
Maria Sobocinska Maria Sobocinska ... Helena Glowacka-Huk
Oleksandr Zbarazkyi Oleksandr Zbarazkyi ... Vasyl Huk
Volodymyr Protsiuk Volodymyr Protsiuk ... Orlyk
Oleksandr Chesherov Oleksandr Chesherov ... Mykola
Lech Dyblik ... Hawryluk
Roman Skorovskiy Roman Skorovskiy ... Stiepan Szuma
Zacharjasz Muszynski Zacharjasz Muszynski ... Bohdan
Michal Gadomski Michal Gadomski ... Jurny Jurczak
Gabriela Muskala ... Bronka
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Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Zosia tries to survive.

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O milosci w nieludzkich czasach See more »

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Drama | History | War

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Poland

Language:

Polish | Ukrainian

Release Date:

7 October 2016 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

Guerra e Ódio See more »

Filming Locations:

Lublin, Lubelskie, Poland See more »

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PLN 10,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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The leader of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA), Stepan Bandera, was posthumously awarded the title of "Here of Ukraine" by Ukrainian presidents Viktor Yushchenko in 2010. President Viktor Yanukovych revoked this title in 2011 which would then again be granted by president Petro Poroshenko in 2015. The movie is banned in Ukraine. See more »

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Powerful, difficult to watch, but an important story
28 October 2017 | by heszyfilmSee all my reviews

A very powerful movie. The acting and cinematography were excellent. Michalina Labacz especially shines in her lead role. Although the movie is two and a half hours long the pacing keeps your attention throughout.

As many have noted, this film has a great deal of graphic violence. Not only quick killings, but also gruesome torture. It is a testament to the director that for the most part he does not linger on such scenes. For me, it was not always the case, and there were several times that I had to look away.

The characters are numerous and of many nationalities and religions, but the movie rarely casts anyone as black and white caricatures. No side comes out as pure and innocent, or completely evil. Along with the massacres by Ukrainians, we also see the arrogance of Polish upper class village residents, and even protection by some German soldiers.

The swirl of death on all sides and by all sides leaves one numb by the end, but it important story. In addition to telling the story of an often overlooked part of East European history, it also is a more general warning of how easily the dark side of humanity can come forward in times of adversity.


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