Mr Jones (2019)



Director: Agnieszka Holland

Writer: Andrea Chalupa

Genre: Drama

Country: Ukraine, Poland, United Kingdom

Language: English, Russian, Ukrainian, Welsh

Length: 141 Minutes

Also known as: Red Secrets – Im Fadenkreuz Stalins (German Title), L’Ombre de Staline (French title), Гарет Джонс (Russian title), L’ombra di Stalin (Italian title), Obywatel Jones (Polish title)

Mr Jones – Synopsis

1933. Gareth Jones (James Norton) is an ambitious young Welsh journalist who gained fame after his report on being the first foreign journalist to fly with Hitler. Whilst working as an advisor to Lloyd George, he is now looking for his next big story. The Soviet “utopia” is all over the news, and Jones is intrigued as to how Stalin is financing the rapid modernisation of the Soviet Union.

Further Information:

Wikipedia in English / Ukrainian / Russian

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