Films

A Cage for Two
#culture #human_interest #animal #history
Сompleted
A Cage for Two (Клітка для двох)
World-famous wild animals trainer Lyudmila Shevchenko in a documentary film.
#culture #human_interest #animal #history
Сompleted
DakhaBrakha: On the Road
#history #cult #music #art #animated
Work in Progress
DakhaBrakha: On the Road (ДахаБраха. Шлях)
In a world where manufactured pop dominates the musical landscape, one Ukrainian band finds international success by singing their grandmothers’ folk songs.
#history #cult #music #art #animated
Work in Progress
Deliberate Lies
#social_issues #archives #history
In Development
Deliberate Lies (Навмисна брехня)
"If you feed deliberate lies into a computer, the lies will multiply and you’ll get a real mess."
#social_issues #archives #history
In Development
Deportation 44–46
#politics #history #human_rights
Сompleted
Deportation 44–46 (Депортація 44–46)
A story about the deportation of over 480,000 Ukrainians from the territory of modern south-eastern Poland in 1944–1946.
#politics #history #human_rights
Сompleted
Diary 1937
#anthropology #archives #history #social_issues
Сompleted
Diary 1937 (Щоденник 1937)
The film essay consists of personal photo archives and narration by the author, who explores the collective and personal memory of the Soviet experience.
#anthropology #archives #history #social_issues
Сompleted
EuroDonbas
#culture #history #archives
In Development
EuroDonbas (EvroDonbas)
Our documentary is not just a refutation of myths and fakes, it is a search for historical truth, a restoration of the European identity of the industrial Donbas.
#culture #history #archives
In Development
Fragments of Ice
#creative #archives #human_interest #history
Сompleted
Fragments of Ice (Фрагменти льоду)
My father, a (post-)Soviet figure skating star went on tours to the imaginary West and filmed his life in the transition period of the 80s and 90s. Rediscovering his amateur VHS archive, I explore his vision of paradise against the changing historical background.
#creative #archives #human_interest #history
Сompleted
Izolyatsia
#history #Donetsk #human_rights #culture #archives
In Development
Izolyatsia
Izolyatsia: a factory, an art center, a prison. Address: Donetsk, Svitlyi Shliakh Street, 3. Where does this street lead?
#history #Donetsk #human_rights #culture #archives
In Development
Kalinindorf
#jewish #history #war #TV-doc
Work in Progress
Kalinindorf (Калініндорф)
In the middle of the steppe in Kherson Region lies a railway station called Kalinindorf. In 1927, the “all-Union elder” Mikhail Kalinin came here to establish a Jewish National District.
#jewish #history #war #TV-doc
Work in Progress
Messiah, or a Town and a Half
#archives #history #culture
In Development
Messiah, or a Town and a Half (Месія, або півтора міста)
Today, Bruno Schultz’s short stories have been translated into more than forty languages. And his mythical mesmerizing prose inspires filmmakers, writers, stage directors. This film is about a small town in Galicia. And about a man who lived in that small town.
#archives #history #culture
In Development
National Museum
#art #history #observation
Сompleted
National Museum (Національний музей)
“Museum” is a portrait of the National Art Museum of Ukraine, the gray neoclassical building that stores, preserves and exhibits Ukrainian art and Ukrainian history as well.
#art #history #observation
Сompleted
Pearl of the Absurd
#politics #human_rights #history #archives
Work in Progress
Pearl of the Absurd (Перлина Абсурду)
Oleksandra’s attempts to save old Odesa from gentrification lead to a personal quest – a search for traces of her great-grandfather, executed by the Soviets in 1938.
#politics #human_rights #history #archives
Work in Progress
That is my sea
#history #social_issues #music
In Development
That is my sea (То моє море)
This is a story of the Lviv music underground and its path from the basements to the stadiums.
#history #social_issues #music
In Development
UKE | The Untold Story of Hockey Legends
#culture #investigation #sports #history
Сompleted
UKE | The Untold Story of Hockey Legends (UKE | Невідома історія гокейних легенд)
The Untold Story of Hockey Legends.
#culture #investigation #sports #history
Сompleted
Ukrainian Dukach
#TV-doc #identity #history #folklore
Work in Progress
Ukrainian Dukach (Український дукач)
A search for a lost dukach, research of goldsmithing, reconstruction of dukaches in the workshop of the restorer-jeweler Yuri Kovalenko.
#TV-doc #identity #history #folklore
Work in Progress