American actor Adam Davenport, who has lived and worked in Belgrade for more than half a year, said that he believes that actress Elizabeth Olsen should apologize to the Serbs after the old interview. Spread on social networks.
Olsen said: “It turns out that they have nothing. This country has only existed for 13 years.” Olsen was in Belgrade when he filmed “The Secret” in 2012.
Davenport admitted to Blic that he believes that her remarks stemmed from Hollywood’s egocentricism, that is to say, that everything that is not Hollywood is not so valuable.
“When you come to a foreign country/region to shoot, please use the country’s interests to improve your career. All the locals you work with will help you and your project. The film industry is global and must Understand him: “As actors, our responsibility is to create empathy and understanding through our characters, so that the audience can recognize our humanity despite differences. “
“This is why Elizabeth Olsen is so indifferent and disrespectful to other cultures. I am shocked, especially because she spent some time in Serbia working on projects of her own choosing. I think we should apologize to the Serbs This is also a problem with her spread. He added that the information is not accurate. Not only is it 13 years old, as Olson said, it is also centuries earlier than the United States where we both came from.
Davenport was brought to Serbia by a film role in a project of a famous Serbian production company, and the actors will stay in the area for at least a few months.