In his virtual address, Zelenskyy drew parallels between Russia’s current invasion of 우크라이나 and Nazi Germany during World War II.
The Ukrainian president encouraged those who attended the French Riviera festival to stand up for free speech, especially in the faces of dictators who seek control.
위에 3,700 CIVILIANS HAVE BEEN KILLED IN UKRAINE SINCE RUSSIA’S INVASION BEGAN: ㅏ
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy appears via remote during the opening ceremony of the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, 화요일, 할 수있다 17, 2022. (Vianney Le Caer / Invision / AP의 사진) (Vianney Le Caer / Invision / AP의 사진)
“The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people,” 젤렌스키가 말했다, quoting Charlie Chaplin’s “The Great Dictator” — a film that was banned in Germany for its satire of Adolf Hitler.
“We need a new Chaplin who will demonstrate that the cinema of our time is not silent,” 그는 덧붙였다.
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Festival workers pull the official poster into place at the Grand Theatre Lumiere during preparations for the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, 일요일, 할 수있다 15, 2022. The Cannes film festival runs from May 17th until May 28th 2022. (AP Photo/Dejan Jankovic)