Ukraine Allows Filming After May, 22

Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine have issued directive to loosen quarantine restrictions for film and TV production after May 22, 2020. All the production teams must comply with several conditions for both interior and exterior shoots: limiting crew number on-location to 50 restricting access to location for extraneous people providing all the crew with individual […]

Ukraine Joins Eurimages

As of March, 27th Ukraine became a full-fledged member of EURIMAGES – The Partial Agreement of the Council of Europe. As a result, co-production projects involving a co-producer from Ukraine can be submitted to Eurimages for examination at the forthcoming meetings. The next call for projects has been set at 16 April 2020.  

Pulse – Trailer

A breathtaking sports drama will premiere on March, 19th. Young Ukrainian athlete injured in a car crash is striving toward her unimaginable Olympic dream. Directed by Serhiy Chebotarenko. Cinematography by Yuriy Korol. Written by Yaroslav Voytseshek & Maksym Chernysh.

Iryna Tsilyk Wins at Sundance

A first-time Ukrainian director Iryna Tsilyk astonishingly wins the Sundance Directing Award for World Cinema Documentary with her debut feature ‘The Earth is Blue as An Orange’. The story evolves around the family living in a frontier village Krasnohorivka which suffers from Russian shelling. The family uses filmmaking to rethink their experience and to go […]

My Thoughts Are Silent – Trailer

The debut film of Antonio Lukic that has already gained recognition at Karlovy Vary Festival (Special Jury Prize) and Odesa Film Festival (FIPRESCI) is finally premiered in Ukraine. Starring Irma Vitkovska and Andriy Lidahovskyi. Cinematography by Illia Yehorov. Written by Antonio Lukic and Valeriia Kalchenko.

The First Swallows – Trailer

The 1st episode of a new TV Series has exploded Ukrainian media. The coming-of-age drama dealing with suicide, homosexuality and drugs in a modern Ukrainian school is close to a world class TV series as never before. Produced by Novy Channel. Showrunner of the series Yevhen Tunik.

Faithful – Trailer

A screen version of Sophia Andrukhovych’s novel ‘Felix Austria’ is scheduled for premiere on January 16th, 2020 under the title ‘Faithful’. Directed by Khrystyna Syvolap. Written by Alina Semeryakova & Sophia Andrukhovych. Cinematography by Oleksiy Lamakh. Starring Marianna Yanushevych, Alesia Romanova, Roman Lutskyi.

Pleiad – Teaser

Pleiad is a TV Series concept developed with the support of UCF. It features an alternative history turn which shows prominent figures of Ukrainian culture as secret statemakers: Ivan Franko, Lesia Ukrainka, Olena Pchilka, Mykhailo Drahomanov & Co. Created and written by Nataliya Yakovleva. Directed by Taras Dron. Cinematography by Yuri Korol.