CAPTIVES

CAPTIVES by Volodymyr Tykhyy / 2015 / Ukraine / USA / 88` The search for a government soldier taken captive on February 20, 2014 in Kyiv takes protester Sashko to the front lines on the East of Ukraine. There he meets Ivan, a Ukrainian volunteer harbouring a secret that could undermine a fragile cease-fire…       Genre Feature documentary / …

FALLEN LEAVES (LYSTOPAD)

FALLEN LEAVES (LYSTOPAD) by Masha Kondakova / 2014 / Ukraine / 21` A 40 year old lonely woman meets a man in the woods near the building where she works as a caretaker. They spend the night together. Early in the morning the police knock at her door. They just found a dead body in the woods.       …

NOT TODAY

NOT TODAY by  Khrystyna Syvolap / 2014 / Ukraine / 18` Grandpa Leo and grandma Christine decide to die on the same day. But Grandpa always finds reasons to postpone the event. Dressed in their Sunday best, they lie down together in the same coffin and wait for death. But everytime, Grandpa Leo finds a reason to wait.       …

TENDERNESS

TENDERNESS by Anastasiya Maksymchuk / 2014 Ukraine / 19` A look at young lovers and their delicate relationship. And about making a hard choice between the life of your lover of the life of an elderly neighbor.         Genre Drama Directed by Anastasiya Maksymchuk Written by Anastasiya Maksymchuk Director of photography Yuri Dunay Music by Prokhor Alekseev Edited …

HOME

HOME by Iryna Tsilyk / 2016 / Ukraine / Germany / 12` When the path to safety has been destroyed and you’re forced to abandon your life because the enemy is at the gates, all that’s left to do, is save your home in your heart.       Genre Short fiction / Drama Directed by Iryna Tsilyk Written by …

DIDOCHOK

DIDOCHOK by Volodymyr Tykhyy /2015 / Ukraine / 9` An absurd story reflecting contemporary social problems in Ukraine, told in the century old language of cinema, linking modernity and traditional Soviet socialist realism. Classical imagery imitates an old ideology contradicting the author’s worldview revealing the roots of reality’s distorition in this post-Soviet ambiance showing that cultural, political and economic problems are knotted in …

PIGS

PIGS by Roman Liubyi / 2016 / Ukraine / Germany / 12` A loser cop Tolik kills his wife. Turns out, her body has an incredible power – it can heal. Out of this skill, Tolik and his friend build a good business. But one day a big client approaches them, leading the town to judgment day.     Genre …

Igor SAVYCHENKO

Igor SAVYCHENKO producer Ukraine, Kyiv Igor Savychenko graduated from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv with a master’s in Mathematics. In 2003 Igor moved into the audio-visual industry, becoming an internationally recognized film producer. He developed a talent for creative films at a very early stage and has more than 14 years of experience in the film industry: producing 10 …

WHEN THE TREES FALL

WHEN THE TREES FALL by Marysia Nikitiuk / 2018 / Ukraine / Poland / Macedonia / 88` In a godforsaken village in Ukraine a rebellious little girl learns about life watching her teenage cousin’s romance with a young criminal. But when he flees after a murder, her cousin is forced to marry someone else, and this little heroine has to …