The pop singer Viktor Pavlik was proposed to play in a new Hollywood thriller “Cyclone”. According to the plot he will act the part of mafioso who arrived in America in the guise of a Ukrainian singer. The action develops in San Francisco near the celebrated shopping mall Powell and Great Canyon. It is known […]
The film “Golod ‘33” (The Famine of ‘33d) by Oles Yanchuk was awarded with The Henri-Langlois First Prize at the Vincennes Film Festival. This International film event took place in February 2, 2009. Its mission is showing old restored films and new films about topical problems of the human history. The previous winners of the […]
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 […]