The XV KROK Made A Stop In Kyiv

The KROK International Animated Films Festival: The Optional Stop took place in Kyiv this weekend. During three days cinephiles had the opportunity to see the best examples of the competitive program and retrospective show of famous masters such as Koji Yamamura and Michel Ocelot.

Ukraine Will Vie For The Golden Bear

The information about participants of Berlinale 2009 has been published. This year competitive programme includes also Ukrainian participant. The short film “Diagnoz” by Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy will represent Ukraine on the 59th Berlin International Film Festival which is held from February 05 to February 15, 2009.

Vadym Perelman Present His New Film In Kyiv

An American film director of Ukrainian origin Vadym Perelman is going to present his new film The Life Before Her Eyes where Uma Thurman stars in Kyiv. The premiere will take place in January 15, 2009 in the “Kinopanorama” cinema. The film is also a participant of the Art-House project “American Independent Cinema” that took […]

Ukraine Location Guide Is Published

Ukraine Film Office proudly presents the first edition of the film industry-oriented location guide for Ukraine! The wide selection of representative images covers all the territory and all the types of locations. The 250-pages edition perfectly suits for the first encounter with the country. The Guide is available at The link to the proper […]

The Awesome Tale

From the 4th of December 2008 the first Ukrainian comedy feature film is being run in Kyiv’s cinemas. In spite of low budget the film An Awesome Tale could awake a great viewer’s interest. By lot aspects it is a unique project. Firstly, An Awesome Tale is a rare example of eccentric musical fairy tale. […]

Klitschko’s Film Wedding

Volodymyr Klitschko had a chance to feel how to be married. The famous Ukrainian boxing world champion acted in the film “Keinohrhasen” by Til Schweiger (known by “Knokin’ on Haven’s Door”) where he played the role of… Volodymyr Klitschko. According to the script the eminent boxer is going to get married with well-known singer, television […]

Madonna’s Movie About Ukrainian Band ‘Gogol Bordello’

The eighth Festival of New British Cinema that took place in Kyiv these days–off presented “Filth & Wisdom”, the film directed by Madonna and starring musician Eugene Hutz, an ex-Ukrainian now in New-York. It was the first Madonna’s step as the film director and it was not so bad as critics expected. “Filth & Wisdom” […]

Olga Kurylenko – James Bond’s Partner From Ukraine

Ukrainian beauty Olga Kurylenko co-stars Daniel Craig in the new Bond film ‘Quantum of Solace’ as a chica Latina, Camille, a woman focused on avenging the murder of her family. In a case of mistaken identity Bond is introduced to Camille, who is not only beautiful and feisty woman but also a woman seeking her […]

Bogdan Stupka Awarded At Rome IFF

The famous Ukrainian actor received The Silver Marc’Aurelio Critics’ Best Actor Award. He played the key role in the film “Serce na dloni” (With a Warm Heart) by Krzysztof Zanussi. This was the only picture in a competition program that presented Ukraine and Poland on the festival.