Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom Reviews

February 11, 2016
Plays out like a harrowingly bloody, real-life "Les Miserables."
October 14, 2015
Being able to bear witness firsthand to this three-month struggle is an incredible privilege, albeit a heartbreaking one.
October 9, 2015
Though the film is limited by a point of view that's too polemically reductive, the idealistic, difficult, sometimes lethal struggles it covers are undeniably revelatory and moving.
October 8, 2015
"Winter on Fire" never takes its eye off the story's underlying and very dramatic theme, and that would be nothing less than revolution.
October 8, 2015
Modern technology may not yet be able to capture the smell of gunpowder and tear gas, but Mr. Afineevsky takes the viewer closer to the action than might have seemed possible.
October 6, 2015
Winter on Fire's thrilling rebellion is neither the beginning nor the end, but it is at least a truly heartening middle.
September 15, 2015
Though it ultimately arrives at an uplifting outcome, Winter on Fire also serves as a bleak prelude to Ukraine's current war with Russia.