• HD version of Ukraine on Fire
• Plus additional Bonus Documentary Maidan Massacre as a featured extra. Watch the TRAILER and scroll down for more info below.
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Language: English, Ukrainian, and Russian w/ English subtitles.
Ukraine's 2014 Maidan Massacre helped oust President Yanukovych with Russia painted as the perpetrator.
Oliver Stone interviews Russian President Vladimir Putin, Yanukovych and others exposing the
role the U.S. played in destabilizing the region.
Ukraine. Across its eastern border is Russia and to its west—Europe. For centuries, it has been at the center of a tug-of-war between powers seeking to control its rich lands and access to the Black Sea. 2014’s Maidan Massacre triggered a bloody uprising that ousted president Viktor Yanukovych and painted Russia as the perpetrator by Western media. But was it?
“Ukraine on Fire” by Igor Lopatonok provides a historical perspective for the deep divisions in the region which lead to the 2004 Orange Revolution, 2014 uprisings, and the violent overthrow of democratically elected Yanukovych. Covered by Western media as a people’s revolution, it was in fact a coup d’état scripted and staged by nationalist groups and the U.S. State Department. Investigative journalist Robert Parry reveals how U.S.-funded political NGOs and media companies have emerged since the 80s replacing the CIA in promoting America’s geopolitical agenda abroad.
Executive producer Oliver Stone gains unprecedented access to the inside story through his on-camera interviews with former President Viktor Yanukovych and Minister of Internal Affairs, Vitaliy Zakharchenko, who explain how the U.S. Ambassador and factions in Washington actively plotted for regime change. And, in his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Stone solicits Putin’s take on the significance of Crimea, NATO and the U. S’s history of interference in elections and regime change in the region.
DVD & Blu-Ray STREET DATE: 07/18/2017
TRT: 95 min
AUDIO: Stereo & 5.1
RATIO: 1080p 16:9 Widescreen
Language: English, Ukrainian, and Russian w/ English
Director: Igor Lopatonok
Distributor: Cinema Libre Studio
BONUS 53min FEATURE:
“Maidan Massacre” is an investigative documentary into the shootings which occurred on February 20th, 2014, when nearly 50 people were gunned down on the streets of Kiev’s Independence Square. This is a FREE bonus 53 min documentary featured on the blu-ray of “Ukraine on Fire”.