BAD ROADS (2020) film screening & discussion on Ukraine

The Centre for European Studies is proud to co-sponsor a screening and discussion of the film, Bad Roads (2020), and the situation in Ukraine.

This event is hosted by the Department of Theatre & Film, UBC.

Bad Roads is a Ukrainian drama film directed by Natalya Vorozhbyt and released in 2020. It premiered at the 35th Venice International Critics’ Week, where it was screened in competition and was Ukraine’s nomination for this year’s Academy Awards.

Registration link: Webinar Registration – Zoom


Dr. Serhy Yekelchyk, Professor of History and Germanic & Slavic Studies, specializing in Ukrainian and Russian history, UVic

Igor Drljaca, Filmaker and Assistant Professor Film Production

William Brown, Assistant Professor of Film

Liliya Roys, BFA Film student

Natalya Vorozhbyt, Director (TBA)

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Event co-sponsored by:
Department of Theatre & Film, UBC
UBC-V Public Humanities Hub
Centre for European Studies, UBC

Department of Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies, UBC