Ukrainian director and political prisoner Kremlin Oleg Sentsov asked to publish his will. Letter to the Hromadske was given by his sister Natalia Kaplan.
In the letter dated September 7, 2018, Sentsov bequeathed the adaptation of his work to director Eugenia Vradiy. Also, Sentsov appointed inheritors they are his children – Alina and Vladislav. The full text has been published on the Hromadske.
On October 25, 2018, political prisoner Sentsov became the winner of the Sakharov Prize. Sentsov became the first Ukrainian to win this award. Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe Dmytro Kuleba said that this could be an impetus for his release.