Your Country (1999)

In 1944 in Crimea, under Soviet rule, 240,000 Crimean Tatars, a Turkic ethnic group of indigenous peoples of Ukraine and the Crimea, were deported to Siberia and the USSR. It wasn't until ... See full summary »

Director:

Matthew Beecroft

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Storyline

In 1944 in Crimea, under Soviet rule, 240,000 Crimean Tatars, a Turkic ethnic group of indigenous peoples of Ukraine and the Crimea, were deported to Siberia and the USSR. It wasn't until the late 1980s they were allowed to return home. This film for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, enabled the dissemination of information to the former deportees in an attempt to help them claim back their civil rights in the Ukraine and Crimea. Written by mb

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Short

Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Both the film, which ran in cinemas and on national television, and its accompanying press campaign were a huge success across the Ukraine and the Crimea. As a direct result, according to official UNHCR figures, 83,416 former deportees were able to claim Ukrainian citizenship and civil rights as a citizen. See more »

Soundtracks

My Father
by Craig Armstrong
See more »

User Reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

UK | Ukraine

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 September 1999 (Ukraine) See more »

Also Known As:

Ваша страна See more »

Filming Locations:

Crimea, Ukraine See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

GBP15,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed