Crowdfunding campaign for Leonid Kanter’s last movie goes on. Leonid was an actor, director and traveler known for his films Myth, The Ukrainians (Добровольці божої чоти), War at Own Expense. The last movie which he worked at is a travel documentary With The Stool Through The Ocean (aka Human With A Stool). The money will […]
These days a new action movie from the ‘Cyborgs’ director Akhtem Seitablaev is being filmed in Ukrainian Carpathians. The movie is an adaptation of famous classics by Ivan Franko. This is planned as a stunt and VFX-packed take on the literary origin. No surprise the producers from Ukrainian company Kinorob brought some expertise from Hollywood […]
Ukrainian Animation Association (UANIMA) has presented the WIP showreel from several animation production companies which currently are working on state-supported projects. The showreel is shown at MIFA market at Annecy, France.
The new trailer of the upcoming children fantasy drama ‘Bobot’ has been released. The feature is planned for theatrical release in Ukraine for August. The film is directed by Max Ksjonda. Cinematography by Volodymur Ivanov. VFX by Mental Drive Studio.
Serhiy Loznitsa wins the DIRECTING PRIZE OF UN CERTAIN REGARD at Festival de Cannes 2018 for DONBASS!
‘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 […]
The feature drama ‘Cyborgs’ by Axtem Seitablaiev wins six nominations in Ukrainian Film Academy’s national competition ‘Zolota Dzyga’: Best Picture, Best Leading Actor, Best Screenwriter, Best Supporting Actor, Best Make-Up Artist, Best Art Director.
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.
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.
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 […]