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25 March 2009

Hollywood director Darren Aronofski visits Ukraine

March 29 a famous American film director Darren Aronofski visited Kyiv at the invitation of Sergii Tigipko

On Sunday, March 29, Darren Aronofsky, known for the films "Pi", "Requiem for a dream", "Fountain and Wrestler, arrives in Kyiv.

In the Ukrainian capital, Darren Aronofsky will present his new film "Wrestler”, that received a Golden Lion award at the Venice festival.

The main role in the tape played by Mickey Rourke. For the role in this movie, the actor won the Golden Globe, and been nominated for the Oscar in the category of best male actor.

The film “Wrestler” starts in the Ukrainian office April 16. On March 29, will be closed-doors pre-release demonstration of the film, after which Aronofski will give a press conference.

Hollywood film director comes to Kiev after the invitation of the main shareholder of “Investment Financial Group "TAS", Sergei Tigipko.

The film tells the story of a wrestler Randy Robinson called the Ram, who is forced to leave the ring because of the carry-over heart attack and was trying to find a different meaning of life. According to Mickey Rourke, this role is has similarities with his biography.

"This is the most complex film, which I did, but the best film that I made", - said the actor.