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 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 Moiseiev, Alexandar Pejovski
Edited by Blaze Dulev, Milenia Fiedler, Ivan Bannikov
Cast Anastasia Pustovit, Sofia Khalaimova, Maksym Samchyk, Maria Svizhinska,  Alla Samoilenko, Yevgenii Grygoriev, Petro Pastukhov, Mariia Trepikova,  Aelita-Viktoriia Avierman
Production design by Vlad Dudko
Costume design by Kostyantyn Kravets
Make-up artists Tetyana Khoroshun, Tetyana Bovt
Sound by Oleksandr Shatkivskyi
Production manager Dmytro Chervonyi
Production companies Directory Films / Message Film / Fokus In / Solar Media Entertainment
Produced by Igor Savychenko, Roman Klympush, Volodymyr Filippov, Serge Lavrenyuk
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