The Ukrainian Institute’s award at the Ukrainian Doc Preview 2020

The Ukrainian Institute will support a feature full-length documentary at the production/postproduction stage with an award of UAH 150 000 for international promotion and distribution, which is a part of the Ukrainian Doc Preview 2020 programme. The Ukrainian Doc Preview 2020 is a joint programme of the Ukrainian Institute and Docudays UA – the International…

Illuminate programme at Salon Livre Paris — a new opportunity for book illustrators by the Ukrainian Institute

Illuminate programme at Salon Livre Paris — a new opportunity for book illustrators by the Ukrainian Institute The Ukrainian Institute announces a competition to participate in the Illuminate mobility programme for Ukrainian illustrators. Five participants from Ukraine will attend France’s largest literary event – the Livre Paris Book Fair, which will take place from March…

Start of the EXTRA SOUND programme for international representation of Ukrainian musicians

Start of the EXTRA SOUND programme for international representation of Ukrainian musicians EXTRA SOUND is a long-term programme of representation of Ukrainian musicians and bands at international festivals, developed by the Ukrainian Institute. In 2020, the Ukrainian Institute will announce four open competitions for participation in international showcases. The programme will begin accepting applications for…

A major retrospective of movies by Ukrainian director Kira Muratova started in Paris

From 25 September to 20 October 2019, the legendary Cinémathèque Française in Paris will host the complete retrospective of Kira Muratova’s feature films. The pictures of the directress from Ukraine will be screened at the world’s oldest film archive for the first time. The event is organised by the Ukrainian Institute and Dovzhenko Centre. The Cinemateca agenda includes sixteen…

Lyatoshynsky, Kühr

Lyatoshynsky, Kühr Full video of the concert of the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra A key event of the Ukrainian Institute within the framework of the Bilateral Year of Culture of Ukraine-Austria was the concert of the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra “Schubert, Lyatoshynsky, Kühr”, held on May 29 2019 in Vienna and featuring Ukrainian violinist Andriy…

10 film projects from Ukraine introduced at the world’s biggest documentary festival IDFA

10 film projects from Ukraine introduced at the world’s biggest documentary festival IDFA Ukrainian producers and film directors were pitching their movies at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, which took place from 20 November to 1 December 2019.The participation of the Ukrainian delegation was organised jointly by Docudays UA, Ukrainian state film agency, and…

Kira Muratova. The More Things Change…

On 5-20 December 2019, the Austrian Film Institute will hold the screening of Kira Muratova’s films under the bilateral Year of Culture Ukraine-Austria 2019. The retrospective is organised by the Ukrainian Institute and Dovzhenko Centre jointly with the Austrian partners.When Kira Muratova died last year, her chosen native land Ukraine lost the country’s undisputed master…