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“Need New Charlie Chaplin To Demonstrate Cinema Is Not Silent”

India Ahead | 18/05/2022 09:06 AM | Click to read full article

The 75th Cannes Film Festival kicked off Tuesday with an eye turned to Russia’s war in Ukraine and a live satellite video address from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who called on a new generation of filmmakers to confront dictators as Charlie Chaplin satirised Adolf Hitler.

“We need a new Chaplin who will demonstrate that the cinema of our time is not silent,” implored Zelenskyy.

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