Sat 23 March 2024

Trouw afternoon: Of Caravan and the Dogs – Q&A with Askold Kurov and Polina Milushkova

After the screening of Of Caravan and the Dogs, film critic at Trouw, Remke de Langewill dicuss the topic of journalism in Russia with Askold Kurov, director of Of Caravan and the Dogs, and Polina Milushkova, journalist for TV Rain. The discussion will delve deeper into journalism in Russia. 

Polina Milushkova is a journalist and television presenter for “Dozhd” (Rain), who has experienced changes and challenges throughout her life. She was born and raised in Russia, where she began her career in the media. However, after Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in 2022, she made the decision to emigrate due to censorship and repressive laws. Now Polina lives in Amsterdam and is trying to adapt to her new reality. She hosts a morning news show, and her professional focus is on defending the rights of women and LGBTQ+ people.

Language: English


Remke de Lange

Anna Artemeva

Askold Kurov


Polina Milushkova