A trailer of the new Ukrainian film “Taras. A Comeback” has been released by the production center Insight Media.
The film will tell a story of Taras Shevchenko’s exile in the Novopetrovsk fortress in Mangistau (Kazakhstan) before his release from the army. The plot of the movie revolves around the persecutions of the poet by the agents of the tsarist secret police. The film was directed by Olexandr Denysenko. The brilliant cast of the film includes Borys Orlov (Taras Shevchenko), Bohdan Beniuk, Oleksandr Pozharsky, Roman Lutsky, Anna Topchiy, Oleg Voloshenko, Akniet Oryntai. The premiere is scheduled for April 2, 2020. We cannot wait to watch this spectacular and poignant film rendering of one of the most dramatic pages in the biography of Kobzar.