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Dozens of cameras in 'Winter on Fire' zoom in on Ukraine revolution, moment by moment

Dozens of cameras in 'Winter on Fire' zoom in on Ukraine revolution, moment by moment

"Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom" is a thorough and detailed examination of the 93-day occupation of Maidan square in the country's capital, Kiev, a situation whose international, geopolitical repercussions are still being felt.

But if all those specifics make this sound like a film that doesn't see the forest for the trees, that's not the case at all. "Winter on Fire" never takes its eye off the story's underlying and very dramatic theme, and that would be nothing less than revolution.

As laid out by director Evgeny Afineevsky, aided by numerous interviews and no less than 28 credited cinematographers, "Winter on Fire" shows how...

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