On October 14 the Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Brussels presented the Russian war drama film «Sobibor» by Konstantin Khabensky as well as an exhibition about Sobibor.
The story is about a Soviet-Jewish soldier, Alexander Pechersky, who went on to become a hero in the fight against Nazism. In October 1943, Sobibor camp inmates led by the Red Army lieutenant Alexander Pechersky staged an uprising.
The movie also stars Christopher Lambert and was released on May 3, 2018, in Russia. It has been selected as Russian candidature for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 91st Academy Awards.