Video Film-winner of the Odessa international film festival “black Level” to be released in

This is an experimental picture about wedding photographer


In the national rolling out the movie Valentine Vasyanovich “black Level”, received at the Odessa film festival prize from the International Federation of film critics (FIPRESCI) for the best Ukrainian feature film. It is reported by the Arthouse traffic.

“The film was a complete improvisation and search with your eyes closed, says the Director. The engine was to remove the presence of organic character in the frame, my old friend, through whom I tried to communicate with the world and with ourselves, exploring the possible solitude as 50-year-old man in the big city. The experiment was to create a film without a script, no budget and tell a story without a single word.”

The main character is a wedding photographer Kostya, for which the 50-year anniversary is the beginning of a difficult stage. All that he loved and what was tied, irrevocably disappears. Although these things in his life, not so much. After a stroke paralyzed father. Friend the stylist of a wedding magazine. Old cat. The slides, that he is young and happy. Kostya whole life taking pictures of someone else’s happiness. For him this routine.

Valentyn vasyanovych – the Director, cameraman and producer, winner of the festival in Clermont-Ferrand. Acted as producer and a Director of photography one of the most successful Ukrainian film “the Tribe” by Miroslav Slaboshpytsky.

In the new film starred by Ekaterina Molchanova – the performer of the main roles in the movie “my mermaid, My Loreley” and “My grandmother Fanni Kaplan”, nominated for the national award “Gold Jia”.

“Black level” goes to rent, with the support of the State Agency of Ukraine for the movie. The Kyiv premiere of the film will be held on August 31 in the capital’s theater “Kiev”. The tape will also be seen in Lviv, Odessa, Sumy and Kharkiv.