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Enticing, Sugary, Boundless or Songs and Dances About Death

Year
2017
Country
Ukraine
Duration
95’
Directors
Tania Khodakivska, Oleksandr Stekolenko

The film makes the connections between the ineffability of death and the mundanity of life. An old man is whistling and driving his car. ENTICING. A mother is worried about her children, wolves might eat them in the forest on the way to school. SUGARY. Two nearby villages are brutally fighting for the possession of a leather ball. The winners will bring the ball to the cemetery. BOUNDLESS. A journey that starts as an external observation of how people relate death turns into a personal experience. The director of photography of this very film dies before the end of shooting. OR. Italy. Georgia. Ukraine. USA. 16mm, 35mm, digital filming creates a mosaic structure from which spectators can draw their own conclusions and ask their own questions. SONGS AND DANCES ABOUT DEATH.

CREW
Director: Tania Khodakivska, Oleksandr Stekolenko
Producer: Maxym Asadchyi
Operator: Giorgi Beridze, Iaroslav Pilunsky, Oleksandr Zaporozhchenko, Andrew Toloshny, Michael Donovan, Mikoloz Tchavtchavadze
Editor: Tania Khodakivska, Oleksandr Stekolenko, Alexandra Cociucova
Production and Sales
Pronto Film, Maxym Asadchyi, maxim@pronto.kiev.ua
Director
Tania Khodakivska

Tania Khodakivska is an award-winning filmmaker working with different audiences and media. She has been working in cinema and TV since 2003. Tania Khodakivska is currently living and working in New York City, USA.

Filmography

Selected: Enticing, Sugary, Boundless or Songs and Dances About Death (2017)

Director
Oleksandr Stekolenko

Oleksandr Stekolenko is a Ukrainian filmmaker, who directs feature films, advertisements, fashion clips and music videos. He worked as a director on national TV, mainly on channels like Novyi Kanal, STB and 1+1. He became famous as a director of music videos. In 1997 he began to film advertisements for Ukrainian and international brands, and has now directed more than 500 commercials. He is currently living and working in Kyiv, Ukraine.

Filmography

Selected filmography: Enticing, Sugary, Boundless or Songs and Dances About Death (2017)

Hall «GEGEMON»
Zhovten cinema
Kostiantynivska St, 26
Q&A with film crew
Original language with English and Ukrainian subtitles
By tickets
Sunday
25 March 2018
20:15
Hall «GEGEMON»
Zhovten cinema
Kostiantynivska St, 26
Q&A with film crew
Original language with English and Ukrainian subtitles
By tickets
Monday
26 March 2018
11:15
Hall «GEGEMON»
Zhovten cinema
Kostiantynivska St, 26
Original language with English and Ukrainian subtitles
By tickets
Friday
30 March 2018
15:45
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