WHEN THE TREES FALL

WHEN THE TREES FALL by Marysia Nikitiuk / 2017 / Ukraine / Poland / Macedonia / 107`

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 understand just how important it is to fight for your dreams.

 

 

Genre Coming of age Drama
Directed by Marysia Nikitiuk
Written by Marysia Nikitiuk
Director of photography Michal Englert
Music by Mykyta Moiseev
Edited by Ivan Bannikov, Blazhe Dulev, Milenia Fiedler
Cast Sonya Halaimova, Anastasiia Pustovit, Maksym  Samchik, Mariia Svizhynska, Petro Pastuhov, Mariia Trepikova, Eugen Grigoriev, Aelita Nazarenko, Ivan  Blindar Volodymyr Djura, Alla Samoylenko, Vadym  Kovaliov, Volodymyr Bezrodnikov, Oleksandr Balaban
Production design by Vlad Dudko
Costume design by Kostyantyn Kravets
Make-up artists Tetyana Khoroshun, Tetyana Bovt
Sound by Oleksandr Shatkivskyy
Production manager Dmytro Chervonyy
Production companies Directory Films / Message Film / Fokus In
Produced by Igor Savychenko, Roman Klympush, Volodymyr Filippov
Co-produced by Izabela Wojcik, Violetta Kaminska, Dariusz Jablonski, Darko Baseski
Co-financed by Ukrainian State Film Agency, Polish Film Institute, Macedonian Film Agency
World Sales Latido Films