During this special event, Academy Award-nominated film producer, Alexander Rodnyansky will discuss the relationship between arts and politics in today's Russia and Ukraine.
Alexander Rodnyansky is a Ukrainian film director, producer, and businessman. His film Leviathan won the Golden Globe in 2015. Four of his films were nominated for an Academy Award, including Chief in Love, Est-Ouest, Leviathan and Loveless.
Professor Anna Shternshis is the Director of the Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies, Al and Malka Green Professor in Yiddish Studies and a Fellow at the John Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.