Donbass by Serhiy Loznitsa

‘Donbass’ feature drama by Serhiy Loznitsa opens this year’s Un Certain Regard program in Cannes. Film shot on locations in Kryvyi Rih, a major industrial center of Ukraine. The cast consists of Ukrainian and Russian professional actors as well, as local talent found by the director in Kryvyi Rih. The film is largely based on recreations […]

Traitor – Trailer

A Ukraine-Lithuania period drama ‘Traitor’ is dedicated to Ukrainian filmmakers of the Soviet times who took their chances to oppose the official state anti-Ukrainian propaganda: Dovzhenko, Parajanov, Illenko. The film is released into theaters these days. Directed by American and Moldovian directors Mark Hammond and Valeriu Jereghi. Cast: Oleh Melnychuk, Zoya Baranovska, Stanislav Shchokin.

Secret Diary of Symon Petliura – Trailer

The new feature drama scheduled for release in Ukraine for this fall tells the story of one of the leaders of Ukrainian People’s Republic of early 20th century. Directed by Oles Yanchuk known for his works ‘Famine-33’, ‘The Undefeated’ and others. Written by Mykhailo Shayevych. Cast: Serhiy Frolov, Irma Vitovska, Bohdan Benyuk.

Cherkasy – Trailer

The war drama ‘Cherkasy’ based on a real story of a Ukrainian battle ship trapped in Donuzlav lake and surrounded by the Russian troops is getting own movie. The trailer has been released and the premiere is expected later this year. Directed by Tymur Yashchenko. Cinematography by Yuri Dunay. Written by Tymur Yashchenko and Robert […]

Bobot – Trailer

The official trailer for an upcoming kids sci-fi movie ‘Bobot’ has been presented. The project is scheduled for theatrical premiere in Ukraine for June, 21st. Directed by Max Ksyonda. Produced by VFX company Mental Drive Studio. Soundtrack of the movie composed by Oleg ‘Fahot’ Mylhailuta of TNMK.    

Chinese TV Series Filmed in Kyiv

Chinese online TV platform iQIYI founded by Baidu and producing about 500 episodes a year is filming on locations in Kyiv. This is part of their detective classics ‘Golden Eye’ TV Series. The director on ser is Lin Nan. The star of the movie is a singer Zhang Yixing of the band EXO which is […]

Stolen Princess – Trailer #2

Animagrad studio has presented the second trailer for the upcoming feature animation ‘Stolen Princess’. The feature is showcased at this year’s European Film Market in Berlin. The premiere in Ukraine is scheduled for March 7, 2018.