The First Ukrainian ‘Burning Man’ Project

LOVE is a sculpture by Alexandr “Mel” Milov. It demonstrates a conflict between a man and a woman as well as the outer and inner expression of human nature. The figures of the protagonists are made in the form of big metal cages, where their inner selves are captivated. Their inner selves are executed in […]

TIFF: Song of Songs

Rooted in the Yiddish folklore of Sholem Aleichem’s short stories, Eva Neymann’s tender third feature is a delicate and affecting coming-of-age story set in a Ukrainian shtetl at the beginning of the 20th century.

Variety: Netflix Sets Premiere of ‘Winter on Fire’

Netflix will bow its latest original documentary, “Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom,” from director Evgeny Afineevsky, on Oct. 9 for streaming members worldwide. The film covers the unrest in Ukraine over 93 days in 2013 and 2014, as student demonstrations supporting European integration grew into a violent revolution calling for the resignation of […]

IREX: The Politics of Film Production And Film Distribution In Ukraine

Vitaly Chernetsky: my research focused on the forces at play within Ukraine’s film industry, spotlighting the legacies of Soviet-era policies, the impact of forces of globalization during the postcommunist era, including the politics of dubbing and subtitling foreign-made films, co-production projects with the film industries of other nations, and the representation of Ukrainian cinema on […]