The Kyivites have the opportunity to see the last film by Olexander Shapiro on the wide screen. It’s being screened from DVD in Russian with Ukrainian subtitles in some Kyiv’s cinemas since January 29. “The Casting” is another provocative film-experiment of Shapiro.
Ukraine will present five film premieres at the Berlinale European Film Market (EFM) this year. There is “The Living” by S. Bukovsky, “Melody for Barrel-organ” new movie by Kira Muratova, “Birds of Paradise” directed by R. Balayan, “Once I will not Sleep” the film debut of Marina Kondratieva and animation full-length film “A Good Soldier […]
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.
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.
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 […]
The film “The Illusion of Fear”, filmed on the same book by first vice-premier of Ukraine Olexander Turchynov, will be announced as the challenger from Ukraine at the Oscar award in the category “Best Film in a Foreign Language”.
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 Amazon.com. The link to the proper […]
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. […]
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 […]
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” […]