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 […]
Ukrainian take on a period action comedy genre is scheduled for September in the theaters. Directed by Oleksandr Berezan. Written by Dmytro Naumov and Taras Borovok. Cast: Yuri Khvosteko, Iryna Gryshak, Ivan Sharan
The official trailer for an upcoming kids sci-fi movie ‘Bobot’ has been presented. The project is scheduled for theatrical premiere in Ukraine for June, 21st. Directed by Max Ksyonda. Produced by VFX company Mental Drive Studio. Soundtrack of the movie composed by Oleg ‘Fahot’ Mylhailuta of TNMK.
Chinese online TV platform iQIYI founded by Baidu and producing about 500 episodes a year is filming on locations in Kyiv. This is part of their detective classics ‘Golden Eye’ TV Series. The director on ser is Lin Nan. The star of the movie is a singer Zhang Yixing of the band EXO which is […]
The new and all fresh music band from Poltava with a debut song in English. Vocals by Oleksandr Bilyak. The band took a chance to fight for a Eurovision-2018 selection. The sound producer behind the band is Andriy Danylko. The video shot in Kyiv’s so called ‘Chocolate House’.