Crimean Tatar Resource Center

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A struggle for survival of the indigenous people of Crimea (documentary film)

30 December 2017

The Crimean Tatar Resource Center presents a short documentary in English "A struggle for survival of the indigenous people of Crimea". The film tells about the history of the indigenous Crimean Tatar people. In particular, about the key historical events in the life of the indigenous Crimean Tatar people. Particular emphasis is placed on the modern stage of the Crimean Tatars' life - repressions and violation of human rights in conditions of the occupation of Crimea by the Russian Federation.

The target audience of the film are diplomats and representatives of international missions, and the aim is to show not just the tragedy of the Crimean Tatar people, but a non-violent struggle, which is the principle of the national movement of the Crimean Tatars.

Film maker: Elvir Sagirman, Eskender Bariiev

Film editor: Elvir Sagirman

Narrator: Christopher McGill

Translations: Zarema Bariieva

The film was created with the support of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation in Ukraine and the Estonian Institute for Human Rights.

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