Ten Minute Film School E06: Max Irons on BITTER HARVEST, in theaters now

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In theaters now, Bitter Harvest tells a story that, incredibly, has never been told on film up until now -- the story of the Holomodor, Stalin's genocidal campaign against Ukraine. But this is no dry history lesson; it's a lush historical epic along the lines of Doctor Zhivago, and at the heart of it is a very human love story between Yuri, played by Max Irons, and Natalka, played by Samantha Barks. Irons, perhaps best known for playing Henry in 2001's Red Riding Hood, joined Ten Minute Film School recently to discuss the film, the importance of getting historical stories right, and spending a year teaching acting in Nepal.