19 February 2016, Friday, 18:45

Two Bashkir films caused hot debates in Germany


UFA, 19 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. Two documentaries by Nasur Yurushbaev "My Father's Voice" and "Two Prisoners: Javit and Walter" were shown at the castle Ariowitsch-Haus of the city of Leipzig (Germany) . The screening was organized by the Jewish Community Centre of the City, and the author of films — living in Germany Bashkir director Nasur Yurushbaev.

"The respectable people — doctors, professors, artists, representatives of the press came to watch the films. They touched everyone’s feelings. This is confirmed by hot debates, which began immediately after the screening", Nasur Yurushbaev said.

The film "Two Prisoners: Javit and Walter" was shot by the Bashkortostan film studio together with the German studio «Gaina Media» of Nasur Yurushbaev in 2015 and was dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory. The film draws a parallel between the life of two prisoners — German and Bashkir.

Both films were participants of the International festival of national and ethnic films "Silver Akbuzat" in 2014 and 2015.