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
A Labytnangi film
#social_issues #human_interest #human_rights
Work in Progress
A Labytnangi film (Kino z Labytnanhi)
How can a Ukrainian director shoot a film behind the bars of a Russian jail? The documentary tells the story of the production of the film Numbers by Oleg Sentsov.
#social_issues #human_interest #human_rights
Work in Progress
AU
#health #human_interest #social_issues
Сompleted
AU (АУ)
Two families in Rome and Kyiv raising children with autism spectrum disorders.
#health #human_interest #social_issues
Сompleted
Between the frames
#human_interest #archives
Сompleted
Between the frames (Поміж кадрами)
Between the Frames is the story of an exceptional relationship between a teacher and a young generation of actors brought up in his creative workshop.
#human_interest #archives
Сompleted
Birthmark
#human_interest #health #social_issues
Сompleted
Birthmark (Родима пляма)
Maria documents her journey to the occupied Crimea in search of crucial answers: could her mother have a better life, and is there a way to help her get there?
#human_interest #health #social_issues
Сompleted
Diary of a Bride of Christ
#religion #human_interest #anthropology #drama
Work in Progress
Diary of a Bride of Christ (Tschodennyk narechenoi Christa)
When her sister decided to become a nun at 13, the film director, outraged, tried to stop her. Six years later, she started filming in her sister’s new home at the convent.
#religion #human_interest #anthropology #drama
Work in Progress
Don't Worry, The Doors Will Open
#observation #everyday_life #human_interest
Сompleted
Don't Worry, The Doors Will Open (Не хвилюйся, двері відчиняться)
A train film documenting the pulse of Ukraine in the director's native country.
#observation #everyday_life #human_interest
Сompleted
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
Glory
#identity #culture #health #human_interest
Сompleted
Glory (Слава)
With Ukraine at heart.
#identity #culture #health #human_interest
Сompleted
Ivan's Land
#human_interest #social_issues #culture #art
Сompleted
Ivan's Land (Земля Івана)
Ivan Prikhodko is one of the last folk painters in Ukrane. He is self-taught, he lives in a village and his art is simple and naive. Will he give up his small village house for a glamorous life in the city, will he swap the banks of the Dinper, fields and gardens for art galleries and a society of critics and agents?
#human_interest #social_issues #culture #art
Сompleted
Life-Long City
#social_issues #human_interest #human_rights
Сompleted
Life-Long City (Місто довжиною в життя)
Anton wants to make his hometown, Kryvyi Rih, a better place to live. Corrupt Soviet-minded local government pays him back for his stance with smear campaigns and litigation against him.
#social_issues #human_interest #human_rights
Сompleted
New Jerusalem
#observation #human_interest #religion
Сompleted
New Jerusalem (Зарваниця)
What do thousands of pilgrims see on their way to the sacred place Zarvanytsia?
#observation #human_interest #religion
Сompleted
Not alone
#drama #human_interest #social_issues
Сompleted
Not alone
t’s a story about people, who lost themselves in their life, they became homeless, alcohol and drug-addicted, but thanks to the Community “Emaus-Oselya” they were able to socialize and find their place in life, their home and family. “Helping others, help yourself” – this is the main film’s purpose.
#drama #human_interest #social_issues
Сompleted
Our Chaplain
#human_interest #ATO #current_affairs
Сompleted
Our Chaplain (Наш капелан)
Can a person without any power or money change anything in their native land? An army chaplain Medynskyi believes that he can.
#human_interest #ATO #current_affairs
Сompleted
Panorama
#social_issues #creative #human_interest
Сompleted
Panorama (Панорама)
Valentyn has worked as a projectionist at the Kinopanorama cinema in the center of Kyiv for 44 years. This is his last year before retirement. The movie was filmed in the projection room from the early fall of 2013 until a year after the Maidan.
#social_issues #creative #human_interest
Сompleted
Pryvoz
#observation #anthropology #urban #human_interest
Сompleted
Pryvoz (Привоз)
The film documents the life of one of the oldest and largest European markets.
#observation #anthropology #urban #human_interest
Сompleted
Shut the fuck up!
#human_interest #human_rights #social_issues #politics
In Development
Shut the fuck up! (Закрий рота!)
Serhiy, a shy teenager aged 16, investigates corruption in his small town near Kyiv, until one day, he gets punched by a local council member. Three years later, Serhiy is now 19, and he's going to get his revenge – by running for office against the man who tried to silence him.
#human_interest #human_rights #social_issues #politics
In Development
The Choice
#human_interest #war #current_affairs
Сompleted
The Choice (Вибір)
The choice on which both a person’s and the whole country’s fate depends.
#human_interest #war #current_affairs
Сompleted
The Earth Is Blue as an Orange
#coming of age #human_rights #human_interest #ATO
Сompleted
The Earth Is Blue as an Orange (Земля блакитна, ніби апельсин)
To cope with the daily trauma of living in a war-zone, Anna and her children make a film together about their life in the most surreal surroundings.
#coming of age #human_rights #human_interest #ATO
Сompleted
The Tree
#art #human_interest #experimental #archives
Сompleted
The Tree (Дерево)
The act of creation by a human being is subject to the power of the substance that governs the carver, independently determining the result. The subjectivity of nature is also manifested in the film through chemical damage: images are absorbed and disappear from the view.
#art #human_interest #experimental #archives
Сompleted
Up in the air
#human_interest #culture
Work in Progress
Up in the air (В повітрі)
A young Ukrainian circus acrobat, aged 8, is developing his skills and performance up in the air. A century-old circus building and local government officials challenge the path to his dream.
#human_interest #culture
Work in Progress
Warnote
#human_interest #current_affairs #anthropology #war
Сompleted
Warnote
This film is an attempt to show and an opportunity to see what is happening on the threshold of Europe in 2015 through the eyes of the direct participants in the events.
#human_interest #current_affairs #anthropology #war
Сompleted
Where is the dog buried?
#animal #activism #human_interest #gender
Work in Progress
Where is the dog buried? (Де собака заритий?)
Anna and Victoria are women from Mykolaiv who are dedicated to protecting animals. And after many years of struggle, they have the opportunity to build a shelter for stray dogs. Breaking free from tragic stories of the past, they are building their new life.
#animal #activism #human_interest #gender
Work in Progress
Wild wild city
#activism #human_interest #animal
Work in Progress
Wild wild city (Дике дике місто)
Mykhailo Storozhuk, the leader of Kyiv Animal Rescue Group devotes himself fully to his work, even though his own daughter suffers from an incurable disease and needs his help as wll. One day, Mykhailo will have to choose whom to save.
#activism #human_interest #animal
Work in Progress