ODESSA, Ukraine — Ukraine’s political reformers and corruption-busters might be disappointed. But its artists, musicians and filmmakers have plenty to be excited about.
In the wake of the 2014 Maidan Revolution and the breakout of war in the east, the country is undergoing a fast-paced cultural renaissance that recalls the tumultuous 1960s in the United States and Western Europe.
Films about Ukraine and the war are being churned out at a furious pace, and a new generation of artists is challenging the status quo. Having walled itself off from Russian media, Ukraine is also fast discovering its rich cultural heritage, which was …read more
Source: POLITICO – Europe Edition