Okean Elzy - Sun

Kyiv is a featured location in a new music video from Okean Elzy. Directed by Victor Priduvalov. Photographed by Eugene Kredentser. Stunts by Apache Crew. Postproduced by Mental Drive Studio.

A Gentle Creature

A new film directed by Sergiy Loznitsa which is a part of the Cannes feature competition, has released its trailer. Cinematography by Oleg Mutu. Art Direction by Kirill Shuvalov. The story is based on a short novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.

Ukrainian National Pavilion in Cannes

Ukrainian Pavillion in Cannes will operate from 17th through 28th of May. The main goal of the pavilion is to present the current cinematographic Ukraine as a powerful production hub: with well-developed production facilities, qualified and skillful crews and technical specialists, lots of picturesque and unique locations, low costs of production and a recently adopted cinema law with cash rebates for international film producers.

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Prayer of Strangers

Based on a true story of a Crimean Tatar woman who saved many Jewish children during World War II. The feature will be premiered on May 18, 2017 – the date of commemoration of the Crimean Tatars deportation. Directed by Akhtem Seitablayev known for ‘Khaytarma’.

 

Intent - Teaser

The team behind a short screen version of ‘Intent’ novel by a bestselling Ukrainian writer Lyubko Deresh has presented the movie’s teaser. Directed by Anna Smoliy. Cinematography by Oleksiy Kuchma. Cast: Roman Veremeychyk, Hanna Adamovych, Oleksandr Sokolov.

5'nizza - Airplane

A famous Ukrainian band 5’nizza has reunited for the new album ‘Ku’. The video for the song ‘Airplane’ is directed by one of the most creative and industrious Ukrainian directors Max Ksjonda. Cinematography by Volodymyr Shklyarevsky. Art Direction by Vlad Ryzhykov. Costumes by Olha Nedobyichuk.

Peace to Your House! - Trailer

A new film by Volodymyr Lert will be premiered in 2017. The feature is based on a play by Grygoriy Gorin which is widely staged in theatres across Eastern Europe for 30 years already. In turn, it revolves around Tevye the Dairyman cycle by Sholem Aleichem.

Mavka - Work in Progress

The creators of a feature animation ‘Mavka’ have shared their work-in-progress promo which received appraisals at the ‘Cartoon Movie’ pitching event in Bordeaux (France). The movie should feature costumes designed by Ukrainian stylist Olha Navrotska and music by famous DakhaBrakha.

Danylo the King - Teaser

Taras Khymych has presented a trailer of a movie which he has been secretly working on. This is a period feature action about a legendary ruler of Halychyna and Kyivan Rus – Danylo the King. The director promises a truly entertaining show to be presented in theatres already in 2017.