National Competition

Анахата

Title
Anahata
Director
Rita Kuzmyna
Duration
00:06:11
Year
2017

Anahata is a hearty chakra responsible for love. It generates a desire for harmony, manages our abilities to give and take a feeling. This story is about what to do when anahata is blocked.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Новий рік у сімейному колі

Title
New Year with Family
Director
Maksym Nakonechnyi
Duration
00:13:39
Year
2018

The family has to celebrate the New Year at the new place for the first time. Despite all the efforts, there is no holiday spirit and everything goes wrong. Almost everything.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Штангіст

Title
Weightlifter
Director
Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk
Duration
00:30:00
Year
2018

At first sight, this is a story of a true price of a victory.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Ворони летіли

Title
Crows that Fly
Director
Danyil Milikovskyi
Duration
00:12:56
Year
2018

Lyosha is haunted by the memories of a recent evening: he witnessed beating of a guy and could have intruded, but escaped instead. Alisa, a girl from the university, noticed him. In addition to this, another student, Misha, makes ambiguous hints. Influenced by all these impressions and thoughts, Lyosha makes a hasty attempt to rape Alisa in order to prove to himself and the others that he is not who he seems to be.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
Tickets

Камалока

Title
Kama-Loka
Director
Yaroslav Korotkov
Duration
00:31:00
Year
2018

A lonely girl is coming back home from a cinema.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Мілена

Title
Milena
Director
Oleksandr Fraze-Frazenko
Duration
00:14:18
Year
2017

A blonde woman in a white dress, whose appearance does not betray her age, lives in an apartment without any signs of life. In the morning, she makes black coffee in a white cup, then, she pulls skin from her face in front of the mirror. Nothing unusual. Suddenly, she hears someone pulling the door latch. After she opens, a woman in a black mask attacks her. Who is this intruder, how did she end up here, and will it ever end?

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Інтербачення-Львів

Title
Lviv-Intervision
Director
Stanislav Menzelevskyi, Anna Onufriienko, Elias Parvulesco
Duration
00:14:00
Year
2018

Television has changed our world. However, do we realize the scope of this metamorphosis? This audiovisual research investigates the first two decades of the mass spreading of Ukrainian television. One of its centers was Lviv, where in 1957, a plant for production of TV equipment was launched, and the first Ukrainian TV-sets branded Lviv were produced.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
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Поза Зоною

Title
Unavailable
Director
Nikon Romanchenko
Duration
00:27:57
Year
2018

Lyuba works at a confectionery factory. Her son is in the war zone and there is no connection with him. Lyuba goes in search of his son in an unfamiliar territory.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
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Урок риболовлі

Title
The Fly Fishing Lesson
Director
Cyril Jekov
Duration
00:28:08
Year
2018

Taras is 35 years old, and he lives with his grandmother in an old building in Kyiv. He is in a difficult situation socially and professionally. He has, however, a great passion, fly fishing. A passion that he will try to share with Lyuda, a young woman he met on Facebook.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
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Цвяхи (Mıqlar)

Title
Mıqlar (The Nails)
Director
Ahmedi-Ernes Sarykhalil
Duration
00:16:18
Year
2017

On native home ash, a small Crimean Tatar boy collects old nails. Having gathered the nails, he goes to his father. On his way, he meets an unfriendly local man. Now the boy has to overcome the hate of the adult to bring nails for the work started by his father.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
Tickets

Сказки. Неопубл.

Title
Madtales. Unpublshd.
Director
Ruslan Aritovych
Duration
00:19:00
Year
2018

A tale of an endless day, the main character of which has to find a peculiar way to deal with the existential challenges of his complicated being. The spirit of Ulysses, wandering on the streets of Kyiv on a stoned autumn evening under the disguise of a postmodernist mad-tale.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
02 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
Tickets

Маніяк

Title
Maniac
Director
Anton Somin
Duration
00:13:16
Year
2017

After an extreme first meeting, the guy and the girl go home to share their secrets. Who of them is the maniac, though?

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Red Hall
18:15
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Щасливі роки

Title
The Wonderful Years
Director
Svitlana Shymko, Galyna Yarmanova
Duration
00:09:30
Year
2018

The film explores the lives of queer women in Ukraine in the late Soviet Union. It is based on the archive video materials and interview excerpts.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Red Hall
18:15
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Державна установа

Title
State Institution
Director
Yarema Malashchuk, Roman Himey
Duration
00:08:40
Year
2017

The staff and visitors of one of the state institutions going through their daily routine. This building is full of mystery and secrets. Nobody can understand the issues they are trying to solve or to find the final destination of their corridor marathons. We can only trust and wonder how everything is organized here.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Red Hall
18:15
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Київська історія

Title
Kyiv Story
Director
Mykhailo Masloboishchykov
Duration
00:24:22
Year
2017

Messenger Tioma lives a happy life in the world of his interests. Meanwhile, war rages in the East of his country. War seems illusional like a fantasy retold by the media. Until, one day, it reaches Tioma in the form of a refugee boy, who steals his bicycle.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Red Hall
18:15
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
Tickets

Слово

Title
The Word
Director
Igor Vysnevskyi
Duration
00:32:04
Year
2017

1933. Kharkiv, Soviet Ukraine. The House of Soviet Writers of Ukraine “The Word”. In the middle of the night, an NKVD car comes for one of the writers, and he is blamed an enemy of the people. Now two of his friends, who are well-known Soviet writers, have to find a way to save themselves and their families from the horrible fate, which is threatening the whole house.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Red Hall
18:15
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Мить

Title
The Moment (Мить)
Director
Julia Tamtura
Duration
00:06:29
Year
2018

And that moment will become crucial for him…

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Red Hall
18:15
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
18:30
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Що якщо

Title
What if
Director
Vera Yakovenko
Duration
00:09:22
Year
2018

The young couple goes to the forest to make love close to nature. By a twist of fate, they get a chance to show their humanity and to rescue a baby. However, to blame each other and to sort out their relationship is the main task for them. The chain of tragic happenings will be the revenge to them for their inactivity.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
Tickets

Гойдалки

Title
Swings
Director
Valeria Sochyvets
Duration
00:25:00
Year
2017

A terrible accident happens on New Year’s Eve: the girl is taken to the hospital department of intensive care, while her friend becomes mute after the shock. The parents try to find the way out of this situation, but first they need to face their own problems and understand the value of life with the help of the cutting edge of technology.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
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Ніч з Наталею

Title
Night with Natalia
Director
Andriy Bondarenko
Duration
00:27:10
Year
2017

Thirty-something-old fellow Ostap rides his bike back home after a booze-soaked conversation with a friend. On his way, Ostap meets an attractive girl, Natalia. She appears to be a prostitute, he appears to have not enough money to apply for her services. But she has no client at the moment and does not mind to have a chat. She even agrees to go to Ostap’s place…

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
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dendro dreams

Title
dendro dreams
Director
Teta Tsybulnyk, Elias Parvulesco
Duration
00:24:14
Year
2018

A film about the relationships of humans and trees. An attempt to question human gaze upon nature, rediscover subjectivity of a tree and approach its radical otherness. We look into the case of fifteen “winners” of the National Trees of Ukraine competition and explore the image of a tree as reflected in the language of legislation, journalism and poetry.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
Tickets

Сильні духом

Title
Strong in Spirit
Director
Vyacheslav Bihun
Duration
00:22:52
Year
2018

A cinematic confession by Yuriy Yatsenko, the first Ukrainian who broke free from a Kremlin prison after the start of the new European war. Secretly detained and tortured in Russia, Yuriy resorts to a desperate, but thought-through step, to inform the world about his whereabouts. How did he survive, what did he go through? What is possibly going through Oleg Sentsov? This film is about one of the contemporary images of the Ukrainian that might inspire.

Time and place

Date
Place
Time
31 05 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Blue Hall
14:30
01 06 2018
Kiev Cinema/ Cinemateka
16:00
Tickets
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