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.
A new film by Anatoly Mateshko will be released on February, 4th by B&H Distribution. The film tells a story about a victim of a wicked gambling gang who kidnaps people to make them play in the survival game.
That is the sum mentioned by Volodymyr Borodyansky during the conference PayTV in Ukraine, held in the course of the V international mediaforum KIEV MEDIA WEEK. The head of StarLightMedia said this is the lowest figure, while actually it may be much higher – several billions.
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 […]
Inside story on Ukrainian drama about gangs in a school for the deaf that’s left audiences speechless.
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 […]