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March 2018
Youth about Europe: Educational Project by the Stars of Polish Film Industry
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17 August 2017
DOCU/CLUBS Travel across the Country
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10 August 2017
DOCU/CLUBS Travel across the Country
The festival project DOCU/CLUBS hits the road once again with 'Here and Now'
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10 August 2017
Docudays UA Goes on Tour to Spain
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06 August 2017
Docudays UA Goes on Tour to Spain
On September 1-3, the international SEE UKRAINE: DOCUDAYS UA ON TOUR project will visit Madrid
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06 August 2017
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A Month of Documentary Cinema on the Dnipro Shore
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28 July 2017
A Month of Documentary Cinema on the Dnipro Shore
During August, Docudays UA will screen its festival hits in Skvorechnik
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28 July 2017
Docudays UA Will Show a “Fashionable” Film at the Mystetskyi Arsenal
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25 July 2017
Docudays UA Will Show a “Fashionable” Film at the Mystetskyi Arsenal
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25 July 2017
"The Cherkasy Project": From Romanticism to Cinema Through …
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13 July 2017
"The Cherkasy Project": From Romanticism to Cinema Through a Store
On July 6, Docudays UA visited the City Workshop in Cherkasy with the film Audience Emancipated: The Struggle for the Emek Movie Theater. This year, the film was screened as a part of the urbanist film section, The City Image
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13 July 2017
Docudays UA at OIFF. About the Upcoming Documentary Premieres of Ukra…
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06 July 2017
Docudays UA at OIFF. About the Upcoming Documentary Premieres of Ukraine
On July 18, as a part of the Industry section of the Odesa Film Festival, Docudays UA invites you to attend DOCS IN PROGRESS. We will present the only Ukrainian catalogue of documentary films and discuss Ukrainian documentary projects which are currently at different stages of production
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06 July 2017
DOCUDAYS UA-2018: Call for Submissions!
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04 July 2017
DOCUDAYS UA-2018: Call for Submissions!
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04 July 2017
Docudays UA Hits in the Competitions of the Odessa International Film…
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22 June 2017
Docudays UA Hits in the Competitions of the Odessa International Film Festival 2017
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22 June 2017
CANactions Festival: Architecture, Cinema and Freedom
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09 June 2017
CANactions Festival: Architecture, Cinema and Freedom
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09 June 2017
Unpredictable Eight. DOCU/HIT in Ukrainian cinema theatres
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01 June 2017
Unpredictable Eight. DOCU/HIT in Ukrainian cinema theatres
This autumn, Docudays UA once again invites you to the cinema to watch the best films of the festival. These are eight author’s journeys through the modern reality: from the Balkans to Ilovaysk, from a Kyiv apartment of a famous Ukrainian actress to the central concert hall in Pyongyang
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01 June 2017
A Story about the Right to the City: Docudays UA at CANactions in Kyi…
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24 May 2017
A Story about the Right to the City: Docudays UA at CANactions in Kyiv
On June 3, Audience Emancipated, one of the best films of our City Image special program, will be screened at the Mystetskyi Arsenal as a part of the CANactions festival
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24 May 2017
The third catalogue of Ukrainian documentary films: we are accepting …
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16 May 2017
The third catalogue of Ukrainian documentary films: we are accepting applications!
It has already become a tradition of our festival to issue catalogues of Ukrainian documentary films, production companies, studios, films festivals and documentary distributors. Thus, we are now accepting project applications for a new third edition. Deadline for application is July 28, 2017
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16 May 2017
DocWorks: UA/UK. A Documentary Workshop in Practice
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10 May 2017
DocWorks: UA/UK. A Documentary Workshop in Practice
Almost a year the participants of DocWorks: UA/UK, supported by the British Council in Ukraine, Sheffield Doc/Fest and Docudays UA, had the opportunity to work on their projects
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10 May 2017
Struggling for New Horizons. Visions du Réel International Film Festi…
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04 May 2017
Struggling for New Horizons. Visions du Réel International Film Festival
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04 May 2017
EXPLORE IMPACT. How Can Documentaries Change Their Viewer?
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25 April 2017
EXPLORE IMPACT. How Can Documentaries Change Their Viewer?
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25 April 2017
Young Ukrainian documentalists at the largest Swiss festival Vision d…
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06 April 2017
Young Ukrainian documentalists at the largest Swiss festival Vision du reel
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06 April 2017
Comments about Docudays UA-2017
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05 April 2017
Comments about Docudays UA-2017
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05 April 2017
Finalists of Docudays UA Open Pitching
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31 March 2017
Finalists of Docudays UA Open Pitching
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31 March 2017
The show of 14th Docudays UA award-winning films
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30 March 2017
The show of 14th Docudays UA award-winning films
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30 March 2017
Winners of Docudays UA-2017
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30 March 2017
Winners of Docudays UA-2017
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30 March 2017
New Horizons: Towards a discussion about women in documentary cinema
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30 March 2017
New Horizons: Towards a discussion about women in documentary cinema
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30 March 2017
Scandinavian films in planetary scale
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28 March 2017
Scandinavian films in planetary scale
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28 March 2017
Weirdos, suicides and insect-eaters
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28 March 2017
Weirdos, suicides and insect-eaters
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28 March 2017
Closing festival film screening
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27 March 2017
Closing festival film screening
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27 March 2017
Four Degrees Of Human Irresponsibility And Hope
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27 March 2017
Four Degrees Of Human Irresponsibility And Hope
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27 March 2017
Jonathan Littell: "It’s Hard To Stop The Wave Of Political Viole…
Interview
27 March 2017
Jonathan Littell: "It’s Hard To Stop The Wave Of Political Violence"
Interview
27 March 2017
Igor Blaževič: "One World has been able to listen to what films …
Interview
27 March 2017
Igor Blaževič: "One World has been able to listen to what films are saying"
Interview
27 March 2017
Audrius Stonis: “You Have To Create Silence"
Interview
26 March 2017
Audrius Stonis: “You Have To Create Silence"
Interview
26 March 2017
DOCU/UKRAINE: opportunity to look at the dynamics of Ukrainian societ…
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26 March 2017
DOCU/UKRAINE: opportunity to look at the dynamics of Ukrainian society
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26 March 2017
All That Jazz
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26 March 2017
All That Jazz
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26 March 2017
“For most of the film you see the director’s perspective”
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26 March 2017
“For most of the film you see the director’s perspective”
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26 March 2017
Is Nothing Always Something?
Interview
25 March 2017
Is Nothing Always Something?
Interview
25 March 2017
Five Indications of Documentary Masterfulness
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25 March 2017
Five Indications of Documentary Masterfulness
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25 March 2017
Farewell, Homo Inactive! Hello, HOMO SAPIENS!
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24 March 2017
Farewell, Homo Inactive! Hello, HOMO SAPIENS!
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24 March 2017
The Yes Men: Revolting Protesters at the Opening of Docudays UA
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24 March 2017
The Yes Men: Revolting Protesters at the Opening of Docudays UA
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24 March 2017
HOMO SCIENCE: Take a Look at Yourself
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24 March 2017
HOMO SCIENCE: Take a Look at Yourself
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24 March 2017
DOCU/PRO: Navigation Through Film Industry
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21 March 2017
DOCU/PRO: Navigation Through Film Industry
As Docudays UA celebrates the fourteenth year of its existence, it’s about time for the festival to become much more mature. This year, the festival is launching its own industrial platform. DOCU/PRO is the special section, purposes of which are to connect young documentary filmmakers with the leading international players on the field of documentary film production, to share experiences of movie promotion on different stages of production, to teach them to present their film projects at pitching sessions, to help them find international partners and deepen their knowledge of film production process in general
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21 March 2017
Chоrnobyl [IN]visible
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21 March 2017
Chоrnobyl [IN]visible
Chоrnobyl [IN]visible is a new project from the Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre, which consists of 15 Ukrainian documentary films about the events before and after the 1986 accident. It is one of the first attempts to rethink and reflect upon the impact of the disaster on Ukrainian cinema and culture in general
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21 March 2017
The Festival's Editions of the Docudays UA-2017
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20 March 2017
The Festival's Editions of the Docudays UA-2017
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20 March 2017
HOMO SCIENCE: the incredible shapes of information
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20 March 2017
HOMO SCIENCE: the incredible shapes of information
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20 March 2017
Morning Encounters at Docudays UA
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20 March 2017
Morning Encounters at Docudays UA
The Morning Coffee with directors and human rights activists
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20 March 2017
In the Fight for Space. CITY IMAGE
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17 March 2017
In the Fight for Space. CITY IMAGE
The movies presented in the CITY IMAGE programme have the representation of protest space in common – either a collective or individual political struggle for one’s rights, a community’s demand to be heard, or an urge to preserve the memory of the city
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17 March 2017
Welcome the Opening Movie of the Festival
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16 March 2017
Welcome the Opening Movie of the Festival
This year’s Docudays UA festival opens with documentary “The Yes Men Are Revolting” by Laura Nix, Andy Bichlbaum, and Mike Bonnano
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16 March 2017
In Search of Lost Beauty. DOCU/BEST
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16 March 2017
In Search of Lost Beauty. DOCU/BEST
About the fragile beauty of life is present in all five films of the DOCU/BEST tells Viktoriya Leshcenko, the festival’s program coordinator
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16 March 2017
Fresh Breeze of the Human Rights Program
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16 March 2017
Fresh Breeze of the Human Rights Program
From now on, the festival’s human rights program has its own name. RIGHTS NOW! is a wordplay, which in English could mean “give us our rights now” “or “give them to us immediately”
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16 March 2017
DOCU/PRO: what to expect from the festival industrial platform
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15 March 2017
DOCU/PRO: what to expect from the festival industrial platform
This year Docudays UA launches it’s own industrial section - DOCU/PRO platform
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15 March 2017
WARSCAPE jury announced
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14 March 2017
WARSCAPE jury announced
Three experts will select the winning team at the pitching that will take place on March 30 at Docudays UA
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14 March 2017
Dialogues on Life and Survival
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14 March 2017
Dialogues on Life and Survival
DOCU/CLASS year 2017 by two thirds consists of public dialogues, and by one third – of stories about passionate activist projects, in which documentary becomes a witness of tragedies caused by humans while stubbornly aiming on the utopian goal: changing the world for the better
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14 March 2017
DOCU/ART: Recycling
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14 March 2017
DOCU/ART: Recycling
Olga Birzul, the festival’s program coordinator, tells about the law of energy conservation in the films of DOCU/ART
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14 March 2017
Speak Not Keep Silence. 4 DEGREES
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13 March 2017
Speak Not Keep Silence. 4 DEGREES
The main program of 4 DEGREES festival includes the first messengers of the global warming, the “cowspiracy”, the insatiable monster of industry, and struggle as the proof of love to planet Earth
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13 March 2017
With attention to the Other. “Living Library” at Docudays UA
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13 March 2017
With attention to the Other. “Living Library” at Docudays UA
Every year Docudays UA opens the “Living Library”. Each year it offers unique experiences and endless conversations about everyday life, work, and relationships. In this space, books are embodied by real people
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13 March 2017
Photo exhibitions that should be read
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09 March 2017
Photo exhibitions that should be read
Yulia Serdyukova, DOCU/CLASS and photo exhibition coordinator, and Tetyana Malaya, PR-manager of Docudays UA, tells about the exhibitions complex as a perfect guide to the human footprint in Earth’s ecosystem
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09 March 2017
DOC/SADOC: ecologic Imaginarium
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09 March 2017
DOC/SADOC: ecologic Imaginarium
Children’s space DOC/SADOC is a specially equipped room and a program full of active and educational events for children. DOC/SADOC coordinator Yulia Sobol talks about the plans of this year’s program
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09 March 2017
How can one melt this ice? The Northern "ICE DOC"
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09 March 2017
How can one melt this ice? The Northern "ICE DOC"
About the special program of the North European documentaries
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09 March 2017
DocWorks: UA/UK expert jury announced
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07 March 2017
DocWorks: UA/UK expert jury announced
Meet the selecting jury of DocWorks: UA/UK international program for young documentalists. Three experts will select the finalist team at the pitching which will take place on March, 30 at Docudays UA. The winning project will receive 3000 British pounds
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07 March 2017
Courage, Freedom, Beauty. “THREE THINGS I DON’T KNOW ABOUT HER”
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07 March 2017
Courage, Freedom, Beauty. “THREE THINGS I DON’T KNOW ABOUT HER”
Nadiya Chushak, coordinator of the festival’s human rights programs, tells about the freedoms and courages of this special program at Docudays UA
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07 March 2017
Meet the Docudays UA-2017 competition program
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06 March 2017
Meet the Docudays UA-2017 competition program
The participants of DOCU/RIGHT, DOCU/LIFE and DOCU/SHORT competitions
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06 March 2017
Factory DOCU/UKRAINE
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03 March 2017
Factory DOCU/UKRAINE
Ukrainian competition at the festival
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03 March 2017
Four Degrees
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01 March 2017
Four Degrees
About this year's Docudays UA symbol and concept
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01 March 2017
DOCUJury: who and how do we entrust with judging this year
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28 February 2017
DOCUJury: who and how do we entrust with judging this year
It is time we met the festival jury that will be selecting the winners among the films in competition
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28 February 2017
Join the Docudays UA-2017! About tickets and passes of festival
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22 February 2017
Join the Docudays UA-2017! About tickets and passes of festival
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22 February 2017
DOCU/YOUNG: Little Kids Big Dreams
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22 February 2017
DOCU/YOUNG: Little Kids Big Dreams
For this year’s DOCU/YOUNG – documentary movies program for children and teenagers – we have selected five films
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22 February 2017
Press Accreditation for Docudays UA-2017 is open
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21 February 2017
Press Accreditation for Docudays UA-2017 is open
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21 February 2017
WARSCAPE announces the shortlist projects
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21 February 2017
WARSCAPE announces the shortlist projects
We are pleased to announce the six teams that will take part in the second round of the international competition for documentary films projects WARSCAPE
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21 February 2017
From God in a Shell to “GENERATION C.” THE TRAILER
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16 February 2017
From God in a Shell to “GENERATION C.” THE TRAILER
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16 February 2017
Ukrainian premiere of film about Oleg Sentsov on Docudays UA
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15 February 2017
Ukrainian premiere of film about Oleg Sentsov on Docudays UA
Screening of the documentary film “The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov” by Askold Kurov is a special event at this year’s festival
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15 February 2017
Documentary Diagnostics. Finalists of “The Guardian goes to Ukraine”
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14 February 2017
Documentary Diagnostics. Finalists of “The Guardian goes to Ukraine”
A year ago, “The Guardian goes to Ukraine” announced its finalists. Out of a hundred applications from all over Ukraine, three projects resulted in documentary films: “Home Games” by Alisa Kovalenko, “Lenin-Fall” by Svitlana Shymko, and “The Story of the Winter Garden” by Semen Mozgovyi
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14 February 2017
Festival passes are now available
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13 February 2017
Festival passes are now available
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13 February 2017
The Five Masters at Docudays UA. TRAILER
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08 February 2017
The Five Masters at Docudays UA. TRAILER
This year’s Docudays UA Fil will be featuring a special program from the world-renowned masters of documentaries: Serhii Bukovskyi, Audrius Stonys, Miroslav Janek, Pawel Lozinski and Michael Glawogger
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08 February 2017
On the Runway. Filmmakers on DocWorks: UA/UK
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08 February 2017
On the Runway. Filmmakers on DocWorks: UA/UK
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08 February 2017
“Documentary films in our country rely on the authors’ enthusiasm”
Interview
02 February 2017
“Documentary films in our country rely on the authors’ enthusiasm”
DOCU/PRO platform starts to work on Docudays UA this year. Docudays UA programmers Gennady Kofman and Olga Birzul are talk, why Ukrainian documentaries need their own industrial section
Interview
02 February 2017
“Three legs” of the successful pitching. Training for WARSCAPE partic…
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25 January 2017
“Three legs” of the successful pitching. Training for WARSCAPE participants
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25 January 2017
#eсоokо Instagram-competition jury announced
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18 January 2017
#eсоokо Instagram-competition jury announced
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18 January 2017
Happy Holidays!
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22 December 2016
Happy Holidays!
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22 December 2016
Instagram competition: show the country’s environment
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22 December 2016
Instagram competition: show the country’s environment
Starting today, Docudays UA invites everyone to participate in an Instagram competition dedicated to the ecological problems in Ukraine - #eсоokо
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22 December 2016
Docudays UA calls for volunteers!
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20 December 2016
Docudays UA calls for volunteers!
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20 December 2016
WARSCAPE announced the selectors
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15 December 2016
WARSCAPE announced the selectors
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15 December 2016
“Euromaidan. Rough cut.” Three months of revolution. Three years late…
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01 December 2016
“Euromaidan. Rough cut.” Three months of revolution. Three years later
We are starting a new season of online premieres on DOCU/SPACE with “Euromaidan. Rough cut”. Starting from today, the film will be available for free in our online cinema
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01 December 2016
Docudays UA on the situation with “People Who Came to Power” screenin…
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24 November 2016
Docudays UA on the situation with “People Who Came to Power” screening in Mykolaiv
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24 November 2016
Thin Red Line
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17 November 2016
Thin Red Line
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17 November 2016
See Ukraine in Athens. Restarting
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15 November 2016
See Ukraine in Athens. Restarting
The second part of “See Ukraine: Docudays UA On Tour” took place on 20 - 11 November in Athens.
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15 November 2016
Docudays UA will present new Ukrainian doc in Jihlava and Leipzig
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24 October 2016
Docudays UA will present new Ukrainian doc in Jihlava and Leipzig
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24 October 2016
WARSCAPE. A new competition for documentary filmmakers
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20 October 2016
WARSCAPE. A new competition for documentary filmmakers
Docudays UA and the International Committee of the Red Cross delegation in Ukraine presents a new competition of documentary films’ projects with the prize fund of $5000
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20 October 2016
Travelling Docudays UA starts the annual journey
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13 October 2016
Travelling Docudays UA starts the annual journey
During three months inhabitants of more than 250 cities and towns in Ukraine will be able to see best documentary films
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13 October 2016
DOCU/HІТ: Seven cities, eight cinema halls and thousands of viewers
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30 September 2016
DOCU/HІТ: Seven cities, eight cinema halls and thousands of viewers
Read our blog to find out, how did Ukrainian DOCU/HІТ journey go, and why documentary films should conquer wide screens now more than ever
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30 September 2016
Documentary school: DOCU/CLASS lectures live
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28 September 2016
Documentary school: DOCU/CLASS lectures live
Every Tuesday at 21:30 we will show the best lectures of our DOCU/CLASS master class on Hromadske.Culture. They include meetings with famous directors, playwrights and film experts
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28 September 2016
“Sheriffs” are back on screens
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16 September 2016
“Sheriffs” are back on screens
“Ukrainian Sheriffs”, a documentary film by Roman Bondarchuk, returns to Kyiv cinemas.
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16 September 2016
At Home among Strangers
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10 September 2016
At Home among Strangers
Docudays UA is screening latest documentaries during the Modern art festival GOGOLFEST for the fifth year
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10 September 2016
"Ukrainian sheriffs" will represent Ukraine in competition …
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09 September 2016
"Ukrainian sheriffs" will represent Ukraine in competition at Oscar
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09 September 2016
The ambivalence of modernity and possibilities for synchronization
DOCU/BLOG
06 September 2016
The ambivalence of modernity and possibilities for synchronization
DOCU/BLOG
06 September 2016
In search of contemporary stories: new education project by Polish fi…
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05 September 2016
In search of contemporary stories: new education project by Polish film industry stars
Well-known Polish film industry masters will have series of lectures and master classes during new education project “The young about Ukraine”
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05 September 2016
Famous journalist Konrad Schuller will participate in See Ukraine fes…
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02 September 2016
Famous journalist Konrad Schuller will participate in See Ukraine festival tour
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02 September 2016
Film Festival Anatomy: British diagnostic methods
DOCU/BLOG
11 August 2016
Film Festival Anatomy: British diagnostic methods
DOCU/BLOG
11 August 2016
"See Ukraine" in Milan: Exercises for memory
DOCU/BLOG
01 August 2016
"See Ukraine" in Milan: Exercises for memory
See Ukraine: Docudays UA on tour european tour has already visited Paris, Athens and just came back from Milan where the festival lasted from 12 to 30 of July. Yaryna Grusha, our Italian project coordinator, tells about the reception of Ukrainian documentary films and photographs in Milan.
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01 August 2016
Docudays UA will screen a hit film about Greenpeace at an eco-camp
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06 July 2016
Docudays UA will screen a hit film about Greenpeace at an eco-camp
On June, the 9th Docudays UA will bring to “Energizer camp” a powerful story about the world’s biggest eco-movement “How to change the world” by Jerry Rotwell
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06 July 2016
Docudays UA-2017: call for submissions!
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01 July 2016
Docudays UA-2017: call for submissions!
Call for submissions to the 14th Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival is open
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01 July 2016
A focus on the idea – first DocWorks training program
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22 June 2016
A focus on the idea – first DocWorks training program
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22 June 2016
World refugee day without phobias and clichés
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17 June 2016
World refugee day without phobias and clichés
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17 June 2016
DocWorks: the best six film industry trainers
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02 June 2016
DocWorks: the best six film industry trainers
Six well-known european documentalists who will teach young directors and producers during the new international program. DocWorks: UA/UK
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02 June 2016
Stories about home: Docudays UA is going to visit a festival in Vinny…
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25 May 2016
Stories about home: Docudays UA is going to visit a festival in Vinnytsia
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25 May 2016
Radical leftists baffle Docudays UA screenings in Athens
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16 May 2016
Radical leftists baffle Docudays UA screenings in Athens
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16 May 2016
DOCU/HIT in Ukrainian cinemas
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29 April 2016
DOCU/HIT in Ukrainian cinemas
A new festival project DOCU/HIT, that plans on becoming full documentary distributor in Ukraine
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29 April 2016
DocWorks announces finalists
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28 April 2016
DocWorks announces finalists
We are happy to announce the six teams that will participate in a new program for young documentary filmmakers DocWorks: UA/UK
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28 April 2016
DocWorks: coming up to the film industry orbit
Interview
21 April 2016
DocWorks: coming up to the film industry orbit
About the new project for young film directors DocWorks: UA/UK tell us one of the curators, Anna Parker
Interview
21 April 2016
Comments about the 13th Docudays UA
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05 April 2016
Comments about the 13th Docudays UA
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05 April 2016
The show of 13th Docudays UA award-winning films
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31 March 2016
The show of 13th Docudays UA award-winning films
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31 March 2016
Winners of Docudays UA-2016
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31 March 2016
Winners of Docudays UA-2016
Docudays UA-2016 announced winners
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31 March 2016
What documentary filmmakers have learned in The Guardian "school…
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30 March 2016
What documentary filmmakers have learned in The Guardian "school"
We asked the filmmakers to share their impressions and comment on their skills, before and after the workshop
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30 March 2016
A free person is a beautiful person
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29 March 2016
A free person is a beautiful person
The July Storms is a duology about the Donbas miners’ protests
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29 March 2016
Bukovsky vs. Kairišs: “Paradise is not always a place where you can l…
Interview
29 March 2016
Bukovsky vs. Kairišs: “Paradise is not always a place where you can live”
We invited two famous directors - Serhiy Bukowskiy and Viesturs Kairish, the director of the film “Invisible city”, to talk
Interview
29 March 2016
Closing festival film screening
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28 March 2016
Closing festival film screening
The Ukrainian premiere of the documentary film Mariupolis will be shown as the finale of Docudays UA-2016
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28 March 2016
Unique opportunities for documentalists on Docudays UA-2016
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27 March 2016
Unique opportunities for documentalists on Docudays UA-2016
On Docudays UA festival well-known masters of documentary film industry will give master-classes
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27 March 2016
Pamela Cohn: “It's important to allow yourself to be bored”
Interview
27 March 2016
Pamela Cohn: “It's important to allow yourself to be bored”
The American filmmaker, writer, and curator Pamela Cohn at Docudays UA will judge the DOCU/LIFE competition and present a program of films from the True/False festival
Interview
27 March 2016
Only the future
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26 March 2016
Only the future
The films and discussion of the DOCU/TECHNO program will certainly make you see the world of technology in a new light
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26 March 2016
When The Trees Were Tall
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26 March 2016
When The Trees Were Tall
This year, Docudays UA once again presents the jewels of children’s documentary cinema, and adds two more films for teenagers
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26 March 2016
Wojciech Staroń: “The only ‘director’ is God”
Interview
26 March 2016
Wojciech Staroń: “The only ‘director’ is God”
This year DOCU/BEST presents film "Brothers"
Interview
26 March 2016
All sorts of Illusions
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25 March 2016
All sorts of Illusions
The core program of the festival BEYOND ILLUSIONS
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25 March 2016
Dreaming of a tribunal and humanity
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24 March 2016
Dreaming of a tribunal and humanity
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24 March 2016
"Cinematographic Revision of Donbas" at the Docudays UA
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22 March 2016
"Cinematographic Revision of Donbas" at the Docudays UA
The Dovzhenko Centre will be presenting its new publication "Cinematographic Revision of Donbas" and screening The July Storms
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22 March 2016
DOCU/ART: It was called – Illusion
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22 March 2016
DOCU/ART: It was called – Illusion
This year’s topic of the program is ‘Illusions of Genre’. These films not only tell the stories of artistic people, but they are also experiments in the realm of nonfictional cinema. The mirror screenings and the discussion will take place in PinchukArtCentre.
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22 March 2016
From the illusion to action
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21 March 2016
From the illusion to action
We present human rights protection events on Docudays UA-2016
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21 March 2016
Online-version of the festival's Schedule and Catalogue Docudays UA-2…
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19 March 2016
Online-version of the festival's Schedule and Catalogue Docudays UA-2016
About all films and programs Docudays UA-2016
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19 March 2016
DOCU/CLASS: "The school of disillusionment"
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18 March 2016
DOCU/CLASS: "The school of disillusionment"
Documentary master class program on Docudays UA-2016
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18 March 2016
Photo exhibition: Ukrainian Dream
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18 March 2016
Photo exhibition: Ukrainian Dream
The exhibition of photographs by Misha Friedman on Docudays UA-2016
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18 March 2016
DOCU/BEST: in the company of leaders
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17 March 2016
DOCU/BEST: in the company of leaders
Prize-winners of international festivals in our traditional program DOCU/BEST
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17 March 2016
RE-ACTION: self-defenders, pastor and Greenpeace
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16 March 2016
RE-ACTION: self-defenders, pastor and Greenpeace
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16 March 2016
DOCU/TECHNO: I - Robot
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15 March 2016
DOCU/TECHNO: I - Robot
Meet new festival programm - documentaries that show our surroundings through the lens of these new technologies
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15 March 2016
Tickets for the Docudays UA-2016 online now
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15 March 2016
Tickets for the Docudays UA-2016 online now
Tickets may be purchased online and at the box offices of the cinemas
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15 March 2016
DOCUJury: who and how do we entrust with judging this year
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14 March 2016
DOCUJury: who and how do we entrust with judging this year
Our festival jury that will be selecting the winners among the films in competition
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14 March 2016
Docudays UA presents Opening Film
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12 March 2016
Docudays UA presents Opening Film
The opening film of this year’s Docudays UA festival is a documentary film by the famous documentalist Vitaliy Mansky
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12 March 2016
DOCU/YOUNG: What makes us free?
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11 March 2016
DOCU/YOUNG: What makes us free?
Meet the films from updated program DOCU/YOUNG
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11 March 2016
WAYFARERS: There and back again
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10 March 2016
WAYFARERS: There and back again
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10 March 2016
BEYOND ILLUSIONS: Extremely truthful and incredibly delusive
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09 March 2016
BEYOND ILLUSIONS: Extremely truthful and incredibly delusive
Five powerful narratives in the program “Beyond Illusions”
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09 March 2016
New opportunities for the youngest
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04 March 2016
New opportunities for the youngest
Children are welcome in DOC/SADOC space
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04 March 2016
The bears inside of us
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01 March 2016
The bears inside of us
About this year’s Docudays UA symbol and concept
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01 March 2016
The Guardian finalists announced
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01 March 2016
The Guardian finalists announced
“The Guardian comes to Ukraine” has chosen six project participants
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01 March 2016
Where and why do you have to take tickets?
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23 February 2016
Where and why do you have to take tickets?
This year Docudays UA to avoid entrance crowds and misunderstandings, we have decided to set up a ticket system
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23 February 2016
TRUE/FALSE Presents: three (un)real stories
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22 February 2016
TRUE/FALSE Presents: three (un)real stories
True/False Film Fest’s programmer Pamela Cohn selected three of the festival’s best films for this year’s program of Docudays UA
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22 February 2016
Film director Serhiy Lysenko: «We are strangers to the world»
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16 February 2016
Film director Serhiy Lysenko: «We are strangers to the world»
Serhiy Lysenko, the director of the documentary project on who and how should watch "The Maidan encyclopaedia"
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16 February 2016
Tue Steen Muller on Documentary Addiction
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10 February 2016
Tue Steen Muller on Documentary Addiction
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10 February 2016
Happy Holidays!
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24 December 2015
Happy Holidays!
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24 December 2015
Call for submissions is closed!
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01 December 2015
Call for submissions is closed!
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01 December 2015
The Guardian Goes Ukraine: meetings with Charlie Phillips
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30 November 2015
The Guardian Goes Ukraine: meetings with Charlie Phillips
Presentation of the competition featuring Charlie Phillips, Head of The Guardian Documentary, will be held in Kyiv on December 11 at 19:00. Venue: MediaHUB, Suvorov 4/6. The entrance is free.
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30 November 2015
Ukrainian Sheriffs by Roman Bondarchuk won the IDFA Special Jury Awar…
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26 November 2015
Ukrainian Sheriffs by Roman Bondarchuk won the IDFA Special Jury Award
The winners of the various competitions have just been announced in the Rabozaal at the Melkweg in Amsterdam during the 28th IDFA’s award ceremony. Ukrainian Sheriffs by Roman Bondarchuk won the IDFA Special Jury Award for Feature-Length Documentary.
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26 November 2015
Good Pitch Europe 2016
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18 November 2015
Good Pitch Europe 2016
Call for applications from BRITDOC for both the next Goodpitch Europe taking place in Sweden and the next Impact Producers Lab taking place in Finland.
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18 November 2015
'See Ukraine: Docudays UA on tour' starts. The first city is Tel-Aviv
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16 November 2015
'See Ukraine: Docudays UA on tour' starts. The first city is Tel-Aviv
Ten films carefully selected by the Docudays UA festival’s curators will be shown on November 26-28 in Tel-Aviv. All of them speak different cinematographic languages, but tell us stories about one global theme which is Ukraine.
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16 November 2015
The 12th Travelling Docudays UA starts in Uzhhorod
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The 12th Travelling Docudays UA starts in Uzhhorod
On October 16, this year’s tour of the Travelling Docudays UA across Ukrainian cities and towns will start in Uzhhorod. The film selected for the opening will be Estonian hit Ash and Money by Tiit Ojasoo and Ene-Liis Semper. It tells about artists’ attempt to protest against a deceitful election campaign in the country. The screening will take place in the exhibition centre ILKO located at 28, Koshytska str.
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Propaganda: films and discussions in America House
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Propaganda: films and discussions in America House
In autumn Docudays UA together with America House invites to a film and discussion program ‘Propaganda 2.0: new dimensions’. Meetings will take place each second Friday from September to October. Beginning is at 19.00.
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Kyiv Biennial 2015 presents a competition The Guardian goes to Ukrain…
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Kyiv Biennial 2015 presents a competition The Guardian goes to Ukraine
On October 2 within the project The School of Image and Evidence at The School of Kyiv - Kyiv Biennial 2015 a presentation The Guardian goes to Ukraine will be held. Organizers of the Ukrainian competition for young documentary filmmakers – British Council and Docudays UA – will comment on the project idea, participation conditions and screen four films that were shot by foreign directors specifically for The Guardian.
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Premiere screening of the film "The Forecaster" in Ukraine
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Premiere screening of the film "The Forecaster" in Ukraine
Within the series of free film screenings about corruption Docudays UА, Transparency International Ukraine and KMArt Yard invite all for a premiere screening of the film The Forecaster in Ukraine. After the screening there will be a broadcast live from Greece including a Q&A with the main character of the film by Martin Armstrong and the director of the film Marcus Vetter.
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IZOLYATSIA to screen documentaries in Mariupol
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IZOLYATSIA to screen documentaries in Mariupol
On September 26 and 27 IZOLYATSIA’s representative office in Mariupol, in cooperation with Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, organize open-air film screenings. The selected films are part of the documentary almanac "Docudays UA on the Block".
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Documentary Screenings “In Search of Home”
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Documentary Screenings “In Search of Home”
“PRAVO. Berlin Group for Human Rights in Ukraine” initiative group, brings to the MitOst-festival four movies, selected from the International Human Rights Film Festival Docudays UA. Films reveals the complexity of the migration topic and relation with the “Other”
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FUTURE DOCS – a new project of the WATCH DOCS film festival for filmm…
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FUTURE DOCS – a new project of the WATCH DOCS film festival for filmmakers and activists
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First encounter with aliens. Viewers' comments
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First encounter with aliens. Viewers' comments
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Docudays UА invites you for a first encounter with aliens
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Docudays UА invites you for a first encounter with aliens
Docudays UА invites you to join the world premiere of Michael Madsen’s new film The Visit – An Alien Encounter and to take part in the live-streamed translation from an emergency military bunker in Copenhagen. The live cast will start on the 2nd September at 20.00 Kyiv time in Astronomical Observatory at Kyiv National University.
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Pit-Hole at the festival Green Scene
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Pit-Hole at the festival Green Scene
14 August at 21.00 in Chernihiv the festival Green Scene will demonstrate the film Pit-Hole by Jiří Stejskal.
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Docudays UA 2016: Call for submissions is open!
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Docudays UA 2016: Call for submissions is open!
Deadline for submissions is set for November 31st, 2015.
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Docudays UA at Odessa International Film Festival: Made In Ukraine, P…
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Docudays UA at Odessa International Film Festival: Made In Ukraine, Produced In UK
On 14 July at Odessa International Film Festival within professional section ‘Cinema industry’ will take place a presentation organized by the British Council and Docudays UA Made In Ukraine, Produced In UK. It will be dedicated to new opportunities for Ukrainian documentary filmmakers in Britain.
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Screenings of the winners of 12th Docudays UA at Master Klass
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Screenings of the winners of 12th Docudays UA at Master Klass
In June 2015, Docudays UA together with the Master Klass House of Education and Culture invite you to enjoy screenings of the best films of this year’s festival. The programme features the winners in three traditional competitions, as well as the film that won an audience award.
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Download first catalogue of the Ukrainian documentary films
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Download first catalogue of the Ukrainian documentary films
First ever Catalogue of the Ukrainian documentary, listing films produced in 2013-2015. It includes short, medium-length, feature-length and films in production. Catalogue was created by the team of Docudays UA with the financial support of the Ukrainian State Film Agency.
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Docudays UA will introduce Ukrainian documentary to Britons
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Docudays UA will introduce Ukrainian documentary to Britons
British Council Ukraine together with Docudays UA and with participation of Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre will visit International festival of documentary film Sheffield Doc/Fest. The visit is aiming to introduce a delegation of Ukrainian documentary filmmakers to the largest British film forum, specialising in non-fiction films.
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East Silver Market 2015. Call for submission
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East Silver Market 2015. Call for submission
East Silver, a documentary market specialized in Eastern and Central European documentary, is open for submissions!
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Documenting Ukraine in London
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Documenting Ukraine in London
Two days of cinema and debate, special events and Q&A discussions exploring the realities of modern Ukraine and the depth of Ukrainian cinema, on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 May 2015 at London’s Frontline Club
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Serhiy Bukovsky: The system is still very soviet
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Serhiy Bukovsky: The system is still very soviet
On Saturday, 16 May at London’s Frontline Club there will be discussions with Serhiy Bukovsky, the famous ukrainian documentalist. Michael Stewart, the founder of Open City Docs Festival (UK) and Darya Bassel, program coordinator of Docudays UA spoke with the director about early ukrainian documentary and changes in approach to it comparing to contemporary times.
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DOCU / ENERGY: transformation of culture of consumption
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DOCU / ENERGY: transformation of culture of consumption
This year Docudays UA prepared a special non-competition program DOCU/Energy. Screenings were supplemented by training on energy efficiency in everyday life, conducted as part of the human rights program of the Festival. This multifaceted program was organized with the support of Heinrich Böll Foundation in Kyiv.
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CinéDOC-Tbilisi: open call for submissions
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CinéDOC-Tbilisi: open call for submissions
CinéDOC-Tbilisi announced OPEN CALL
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Comments about the 12th Docudays UA
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Comments about the 12th Docudays UA
We are still living with memories about the festival week and are happy to read feedback about the 12th Docudays UA. Because the most precious thing in our festival – is the impressions it gives to our viewers and guests, who have taken a part of the festival with them to different countries of the world.
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How the Docudays UA-2015 Prize was tempered
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How the Docudays UA-2015 Prize was tempered
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The show of 12th Docudays UA award-winning films
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The show of 12th Docudays UA award-winning films
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Winners of 12th Docudays UA
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Winners of 12th Docudays UA
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Askold Kurov: It is patriotic to press on the sore points of your cou…
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Askold Kurov: It is patriotic to press on the sore points of your country
Askold Kurov, a provocative Russian documentary maker, will teach a class at the Festival.
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Presentation of online cinema DOCU/SPACE
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Presentation of online cinema DOCU/SPACE
DOCU/SPACE is the first online cinema house of Ukraine, which screens documentary films on human rights.
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DOCU/BEST: Do you believe in a different perspective?
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DOCU/BEST: Do you believe in a different perspective?
This year’s DOCU/BEST program will impress in the audience a different perspective on Africa, on revolution, on life – however pretentious that may sound, tells film critic Oleksandr Teliuk.
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Film critics talk about documentary
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Film critics talk about documentary
Andrei Rus is a Romanian film critic and cinema theorist and is now a member of the Docu / Short jury. In his conversation with Stanislav Bityutsky, the chief editor of Cineticle, he talks about his vision of film criticism, documentary films, and considers his favorite movie genre, the diary, about which he will speak more during his workshop.
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DOCU/ART: ‘STITCHING’ THE REALITY
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DOCU/ART: ‘STITCHING’ THE REALITY
About the main conception and discussion platform of DOCU/ART.
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About political films and documentary activism: Ezra Winton and Svetl…
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About political films and documentary activism: Ezra Winton and Svetla Turnin
On 23th of March meet Ezra Winton and Svetla Turnin at their workshop on Docudays UA.
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Online-guide of Docudays -2015
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Online-guide of Docudays -2015
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Address to the audience!
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Address to the audience!
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Swedish TEMPOrament: Melissa Lindgren
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Swedish TEMPOrament: Melissa Lindgren
If the national symbol of Sweden is three crowns, then the international billboard of a Swedish documentary festival should be three of its films. Tempo IDFF’s program director Melissa Lindgren selected three of the festival’s best films for this year’s program of Docudays UA.
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Online-version of the festival's Schedule and Catalogue
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Online-version of the festival's Schedule and Catalogue
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Meet our moderators' team
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Meet our moderators' team
Our moderators’ team will help our audience to highlight key points after films screenings and to understand authors of films who arrive to the festival from all over the world. And before that we kindly asked our moderators to briefly present themselves. So, let’s get acquainted!
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The Curious Tale of the Handmade Country at the opening of Docudays U…
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The Curious Tale of the Handmade Country at the opening of Docudays UA-2015
It is time for our great surprise: the opening film of this year’s Docudays UA is the controversial Donetsk People’s Republic Or the Curious Tale of the Handmade Country. It is an important and excruciating film with 16+ age restriction. Why did we choose it?
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EX-YUGOSLAVIA: Three films abot returning to peaceful life
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EX-YUGOSLAVIA: Three films abot returning to peaceful life
Almost a quarter century ago, the dissolution of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia began. The bloody conflicts it caused have been continuing in the region for ten years. What does life in these areas look like nowadays? Our festival program Ex-Yugoslavia: Reconciliation diversely illustrates these complex processes of returning to peaceful life.
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Georgia Effect. Non-competition program preview
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Georgia Effect. Non-competition program preview
After Mikheil Saakashvili was appointed a counselor of the President Petro Poroshenko, friendship between Georgia and Ukraine got political connotations; and Docudays UA non-competition program Georgia effect, which covers today’s situation in the country, turned into a must-see.
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DOCU/ART: manipulative power of art
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DOCU/ART: manipulative power of art
This year our traditional festival program DOCU/RT, which started symbolically two years ago with the film Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, refocuses.
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The most interesting events of human right program at Docudays UA-201…
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The most interesting events of human right program at Docudays UA-2015
All our events are interesting and important but they are so numerous that we decided to select five events which will be of interest to any one no matter how familiar he or she is with human rights subject.
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Aliona van der Horst: 18 years later I return to Kyiv for a small re…
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Aliona van der Horst: 18 years later I return to Kyiv for a small retrospective
This year best films of the competition program DOCU/LIFE together with her colleagues will be chosen by a Dutch director of Russian origin, Aliona van der Horst. Docudays team has long ago dreamt of inviting her to Ukraine. And finally this came true! Galya Vasylenko, a festival guide editor, speaks about the key which helps to get a clue to films directed by this talented film-maker. Further Aliona herself speaks about her return to Ukraine.
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Docudays UA presents the traditional DOCU/UKRAINE panorama
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Docudays UA presents the traditional DOCU/UKRAINE panorama
Perhaps all the films from the Ukrainian collection of the festival are worth preserving as documentary evidence of the time.
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Workshop DOCU/CLASS registration is open!
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Workshop DOCU/CLASS registration is open!
DOCU/CLASS is a clean space where cinema concepts exist. Not less and sometimes more vivid than a screening room.
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Welcome to multimedia project "Grozny: 9 Cities" at Docuday…
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Welcome to multimedia project "Grozny: 9 Cities" at Docudays UA:
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What DOCU/KIDS program means and why the festival needs DOC/SADOC
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What DOCU/KIDS program means and why the festival needs DOC/SADOC
This year for the first time we launch a program of documentary films for children DOCU/KIDS.
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DOCUDAYS UA-2015 announces a competition
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DOCUDAYS UA-2015 announces a competition
Now Docudays UA will start at 10 a.m. and will finish with the last metro train.
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Melissa Lindgren: I have the best job in the world!
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Melissa Lindgren: I have the best job in the world!
Melissa Lindgren a member of DOCU/LIFE jury about documentary festival movement in Sweden and her expectations at Docudays UA.
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Alexander Glyadyelov’s Exhibition You See, My Brother? at Docudays UA
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Alexander Glyadyelov’s Exhibition You See, My Brother? at Docudays UA
Let us invite you on Alexander Glyadyelov’s exhibition You See, My Brother? at Dim Mykoly Gallery (Kyiv Palace of Children and Youth), vul. Ivana Mazepy, 13.
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Unfaked cinema defends! On Docudays UA-2015 concept and design
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Unfaked cinema defends! On Docudays UA-2015 concept and design
We believe that honest documentary films can protect from the aggression of propaganda. At the festival 2015 we are going to deal with these two matters – proraganda and the power of art.
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Docudays UA-2015 presents non-competition program
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Docudays UA-2015 presents non-competition program
Welcome a short guide to all selections from non-competition program.
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: Students' jury
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: Students' jury
Welcome Students' jury!
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: DOCU/SHORT
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: DOCU/SHORT
Welcome DOCU/SHORT jury of Docudays UA-2015.
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: DOCU/LIFE
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: DOCU/LIFE
Welcome DOCU/LIFE jury of Docudays UA-2015.
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: DOCU/RIGHT
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Docudays UA-2015 announces jury: DOCU/RIGHT
Welcome DOCU/RIGHT jury of Docudays UA-2015.
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The 12th Docudays UA calls for volunteers!
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The 12th Docudays UA calls for volunteers!
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Best Documentaries of 2014 from Tue Steen Müller
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Best Documentaries of 2014 from Tue Steen Müller
Tue Steen Müller, film-critic, co-founder of the several Film- and TV-Festival, tutor on training programs from Denmark made his list of this year best documentaries.
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Docudays UA wishes Happy Holidays
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Docudays UA wishes Happy Holidays
Thank you for support and waiting for you at the new festival in 2015!
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"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" got Russian Premiere
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"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" got Russian Premiere
A documentary about the Ukrainian ‘Revolution of Dignity’ was screened at the Artdocfest film festival. Producer Darya Averchenko and director Roman Bondarchuk spoke to The St. Petersburg Times ahead of the Russian shows via Skype from Riga.
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Ukrainian films at Russian ArtDocFest
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Ukrainian films at Russian ArtDocFest
From 9 to 17 December one of the major Russian documentary film festivals ArtDocFest will take place in Moscow and prepared an interesting program which includes many Ukrainian films.
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DOCU/SPACE at Organization Development Forum
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DOCU/SPACE at Organization Development Forum
On December 3 DOCU/SPACE by Docudays UA invites all to watch festival films during the ІІІrd Organization development Forum which will take place in NSC Olympiyskiy.
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Docudays UA 2015: Call for submissions is closed!
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Docudays UA 2015: Call for submissions is closed!
Call for submissions to the 12th Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival is closed.
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“Faces of Freedom. Maidan” travels across Ukraine with Docudays UA
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“Faces of Freedom. Maidan” travels across Ukraine with Docudays UA
During November-December, a photo exhibition of the artist Ihor Haidai “Faces of Freedom. Maidan” will be shown in several Ukrainian cities along with Docudays UA Travelling Human Rights Documentary Film Festival.
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Ukrainian documentary films at festival in Amsterdam
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Ukrainian documentary films at festival in Amsterdam
From November 19-30, the international documentary industry once again gathered in Amsterdam for the 27th edition of IDFA.
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"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" will be screened in Switzerland
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"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" will be screened in Switzerland
On 4th of November the Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur starts. This year the festival has incleded the program "EUkraine".
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In Kyiv the films on Donbas will be screened
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In Kyiv the films on Donbas will be screened
Tomorrow in the museum “Cultural Treasures of Ukraine” will start a “Donculture – cultural depths“ Forum dedicated to cultural achievements of Donbas. The event will present an exhibition, concert, literature and film program in which Docudays UA will participate with the film “The Coalminer’s day” directed by Gaël Mocaër.
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"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" got the Silver Eye award
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"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" got the Silver Eye award
"Euromaidan. Rough Cut" got Special Mention from East Silver Market at Jihlava International Film Festival. Tue Steen Müller explained the meaning of this award.
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"Inconvenient films" about Ukraine will be shown in Vilnius…
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"Inconvenient films" about Ukraine will be shown in Vilnius
On October 22–30, the 8th Human Rights Film Festival "Inconvenient Films" will be held in Vilnius. In cooperation with Docudays UA, it will present a special program Ukraine.doc.
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The program DOK Leipzig includes four Ukrainian projects
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The program DOK Leipzig includes four Ukrainian projects
Among the members of a major international documentary films and animation festival in Leipzig there are three documentaries and one 4-minutes animation.
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«Euromaidan. Rough cut» starts on a tour
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«Euromaidan. Rough cut» starts on a tour
The opening film of this year Docudays UA «Euromaidan. Rough cut» starts on a tour to regions of Ukraine and abroad. Film screening will take place within Docudays UA Travelling Festival which traditionally demonstrates best films of the festival starting from October till the end of December.
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All roads lead to Rome
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All roads lead to Rome
The ninth Rome Film festival is going on in Italy at these days. Besides competition and non-competition program there is a market project NEW CINEMA NETWORK, in which participates Ukrainian script “Volcano”.
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Jihlava film festival celebrates its 18th anniversary
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Jihlava film festival celebrates its 18th anniversary
On 23 October 2014 in a Czech town of Jihlava will open the 18th International Documentary Film Festival. The Rough Cut. Euromaidan - opening film of this year at Docudays UA is in the competition program.
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Astra Film Festival: resume and impressions
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Astra Film Festival: resume and impressions
In Romania came to an end Astra Film Festival. Ukrainian films received two awards there and Docudays UA program coordinator, Darya Bassel, who worked as a jury, - metaphysical experience from watching the festival program.
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Two days of Ukrainian cinema at the International Tbilisi Film Festiv…
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Two days of Ukrainian cinema at the International Tbilisi Film Festival CineDoc
Georgians like to say, "Together with the Ukrainians, we are 52 million!" and use every chance to prove their friendship. The 2nd International Tbilisi Documentary Film Festival CineDoc will present a special program "Ukrainian Voices".
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The screening and discussion of Art War with the street artists and w…
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The screening and discussion of Art War with the street artists and witnesses
The Friedrich Naumann Foundation together with Docudays UA invites to visit the screening of Art War (dir. Marco Wilms, Germany, 2014, 93’) on October 3rd.
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Docudays UA will participate in the DokumentART Film Festival (German…
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Docudays UA will participate in the DokumentART Film Festival (Germany)
Documentary Film Festival DokumentART that started today in the Neubrandenburg, Germany, will hold a round table on the issues of film funding in Ukraine and Russia. Docudays UA team members will be the speakers from Ukraine.
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Ukraine is in a focus of Astra Film Festival (Romania)
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Ukraine is in a focus of Astra Film Festival (Romania)
Program Coordinator at Docudays UA, Darya Bassel, elected as a member of this year’s jury at the International Astra Film Festival to be held on October 6th-12th in Sibiu (Romania).
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Docudays UA presented its program at the Montreal Ukrainian Festival …
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Docudays UA presented its program at the Montreal Ukrainian Festival in Canada
During first September’s weekend Ukrainian Canadian and International communities of Montreal watched documentaries about recent events that have changed history of Ukraine.
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Ukrainian documentary film at the 11th Naoussa International Film Fes…
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Ukrainian documentary film at the 11th Naoussa International Film Festival
On September 24th – 28th, in Greek town of Naoussa, the 11th Naoussa International Film Festival will be held. Young Ukrainian filmmaking will be represented there by Polina Moshenska, the author of the documentary The Bridge and member of the Docudays UA team.
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Docudays UA is going to visit Vilnius Documentary Film Festival
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Docudays UA is going to visit Vilnius Documentary Film Festival
Today, on 18th of September, the 11th Vilnius Documentary Film Festival begins. The members of the Organizing Committee of Docudays UA Alla Tyutyunnyk and Svitlana Smal are going to present ukrainian festival there.
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Festival dei Popoli.The call for submissions
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Festival dei Popoli.The call for submissions
Festival dei Popoli, the International Documentary Film Festival based in Florence, is calling for submissions until the 30th of September.
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Charity film action “Two days for a life” in Kyiv
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Charity film action “Two days for a life” in Kyiv
Docudays UA will join a charity event “Two days for a life” will be held at the Cinema House in Kyiv. The money raised at the event will be used for the needs of military hospitals and refugees from Eastern Ukraine.
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Docudays UA welcomes the viewers to Gogolfest
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Docudays UA welcomes the viewers to Gogolfest
Docudays UA invites to the International Polydisciplinary Festival Gogolfest in Kyiv where will be screened several documantary films.
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Docudays UA will join the forum “Public Control: Oxygen of Democracy”…
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Docudays UA will join the forum “Public Control: Oxygen of Democracy” in Kiev
Docudays UA will join the forum “Public Control: Oxygen of Democracy” and present 'New Heroes' – the film by Roman Bondarchuk.
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Ukrainian film on the 23d dokumentART
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Ukrainian film on the 23d dokumentART
‘Café Voyage’ by Roman Bondarchuk will take part in European competition of European Film Festival for Documentaries DokumentART.
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Docudays UA in Caucasus
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Docudays UA in Caucasus
On August 28 – 31 in Tserkavi village where Georgia borders with Armenia and Azerbaijan, a multidisciplinary festival One Caucasus will be held...
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Docudays UA at the 15th Montreal Ukrainian Festival
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Docudays UA at the 15th Montreal Ukrainian Festival
For the first time Docudays UA in collaboration with the 15th annual Montreal Ukrainian Festival in Quebec, Canada present a documentary program Maidan.
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Scholarships for arts professionals from British Council
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Scholarships for arts professionals from British Council
The British Council in Ukraine will award two annual scholarships for arts professionals to improve their English language skills. The call is open for Ukrainian arts managers, artists and culture journalists.
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Docudays UA is looking for a human rights advocacy coordinator
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Docudays UA is looking for a human rights advocacy coordinator
Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union announces competition for the position of human rights advocacy coordinator at Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival.
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The Pidzamche Festival of Neighbors and Docudays UA present screening…
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The Pidzamche Festival of Neighbors and Docudays UA present screenings in Lviv
On August 30–31 the Festival of Neighbors in collaboration with the Docudays UA International Documentary Human Rights Film Festival two open air film screenings will be held in Pidzamche, one of the oldest districts of Lviv.
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The Docudays films at JUST-IN-BETWEEN
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The Docudays films at JUST-IN-BETWEEN
In Ternopil, on August 30-31, JUST-IN-BETWEEN festival will be held during which Docudays UA will screen The Coal Miner’s Day and Elektro Moskva.
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Docudays UA film clubs to engage certified moderators
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Docudays UA film clubs to engage certified moderators
This September, numerous permanent human rights media enlightenment film clubs by Docudays UA will be established at schools, institutions for higher education, non-government organizations, and libraries throughout Ukraine.
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Doc at Work invites participants
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Doc at Work invites participants
Doc at Work is a laboratory of ideas open to anyone who wants to learn all about documentaries. The second edition of Doc at Work will be held during the 55th edition of Festival dei Popoli (November 28th - December 5th).
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Docudays UA's Art War at ZAHIDFEST
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Docudays UA's Art War at ZAHIDFEST
On August 8th, Art War was screened at the Friday film marathon at ZAHIDFEST art festival. The screening was organized by Docudays UA in cooperation with Amnesty International.
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Ukrainian documentary recognized as the most prominent ever
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Ukrainian documentary recognized as the most prominent ever
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The Eleventh Year at the KHLIB ethnic festival
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The Eleventh Year at the KHLIB ethnic festival
Docudays UA and National Oleksandr Dovzhenko Centre to show The Eleventh Year by Dziga Vertov at KHLIB ethnic festival...
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The Docudays UA Angar Beach screening on Friday is re-scheduled
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The Docudays UA Angar Beach screening on Friday is re-scheduled
The Last Limousine that should have been screened at Angar Beach club in Kyiv on Friday, August 1st, will be screened on Sunday, August 3rd.
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The Dutch embassy requests help concerning MH17 investigation
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The Dutch embassy requests help concerning MH17 investigation
The Dutch police department has instituted an investigation into the circumstances of the crash of flight MH17 in Ukraine on July 17th, 2014.
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Docudays UA at the Slava Frolova Art-Picnic
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Docudays UA at the Slava Frolova Art-Picnic
This year the festival’s selection includes six films. Weekly, from August 1st to August 16th, at VDNH in Kyiv, the organizers will screen 2 films made within previous 2 years in Ukraine and Russia.
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Documentary week on the beach with Docudays UA
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Documentary week on the beach with Docudays UA
On July 28th to August 1st, Docudays UA suggests spending warm summer nights with documentary cinema at Kyiv Angar Beach club, the summer venue located on Trukhaniv island in Kyiv...
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The Eleventh Year with live music at PinchukArtCentre
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The Eleventh Year with live music at PinchukArtCentre
On Thursday, July 24th at 7:30 pm at PinchukArtCentre, Docudays UA and The Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre welcome to watch The Eleventh Year by Dziga Vertov accompanied by Anton Baibakov’s live score.
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Docudays UA team grieves over those deceased in a terrorist act...
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Docudays UA team grieves over those deceased in a terrorist act...
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The Way to Freedom: All revolutions are impossible until they become …
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The Way to Freedom: All revolutions are impossible until they become inevitable
On July 12 to 18 at Rodina cinema the documentary selection The Way to Freedom will be screened. Eight films tell about revolutions in various countries. United by common human principles of freedom, truth, and dignity, they reflect the changes possible only due to us.
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Docudays UA at colonies and education institutions
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Docudays UA at colonies and education institutions
Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival and the State Penitentiary System of Ukraine are currently establishing permanent Docudays UA cinema clubs for media education on human rights.
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One more Docudays UA film at Obyrok!
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One more Docudays UA film at Obyrok!
July 5-6 will be closing days for ART artists’ camp in Obyrok art village. Docudays UA will present there the film from this year's non-competition selection DOCU/ART, Art War.
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Docudays UA's Elektro Moskva at Mystetskyi Arsenal
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Docudays UA's Elektro Moskva at Mystetskyi Arsenal
At 7:30 PM on July 9th, the Smaller Gallery of Mystetskyi Arsenal in cooperation with the Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival as a part of exhibition RECT_STRUCT: emotions/algoritms present the closing film of the 11th Docudays UA Elektro Moskva.
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Docudays UA at PinchukArtCentre
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Docudays UA at PinchukArtCentre
From 3 July until end of August 2014, the PinchukArtCentre and Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, supported by the National Oleksandr Dovzhenko Centre, invite to attend a lineup of public film screenings and discussions that will be held as part of “Fear and Hope” show.
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Human Rights Film Festivals Worry About Oleg Sentsov
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Human Rights Film Festivals Worry About Oleg Sentsov
Human Rights Film Festivals from all over the world express their concern about the fate of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov.
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Docudays UA 2015: Call for submissions is open!
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Visions du Réel: Two Nyons
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Visions du Réel: Two Nyons
Program Coordinator of Docudays UA, Darya Bassel, has, for the second time, recently visited Visions du Réel International Film Festival in Swiss Nyon. Has anything changed since her previous visit, and what?
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Docudays UA winner to compete for an Oscar nomination
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Docudays UA winner to compete for an Oscar nomination
Joanna, the documentary by Aneta Kopacz (special mention at DOCU/SHORT program of the 11th Docudays UA) won two prizes at the Palm Springs IFF.
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Volodymyr Yavorskyi: Showing gore on screen is easy
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Volodymyr Yavorskyi: Showing gore on screen is easy
The festival’s selection was shown last year in Minsk. For Grodno, it was for the first time. We used the occasion to talk to Volodymyr Yavorskyi, one of the festival’s coordinators and founders.
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Apply for a training program in Lund in September
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Apply for a training program in Lund in September
Application deadline: August 3rd.
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Docudays UA will show three films at Obyrok
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Docudays UA will show three films at Obyrok
The Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival will present three films from this year’s DOCU/LIFE competition program...
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6 rules to live by at Sheffield documentary film festival
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6 rules to live by at Sheffield documentary film festival
Sheffield Doc/Fest is one of the biggest and powerful film festivals in the world. This year the festival was held on June 7–12. Victoria Leshchenko, Doudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival program coordinator, has brought some impressions from Sheffield.
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Docudays UA goes all year round
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Ukraine: A Country at Rough Cut Stage
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Docudays UA in a haystack
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CinéDOC-Tbilisi 2014 is open for submissions
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CinéDOC-Tbilisi 2014 is open for submissions
The festival is looking for creative documentaries for the following sections: “International Competition”, “Focus Caucasus” and “CinéDOC-Young”...
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AJ+ Call for Short Documentary Pitches
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AJ+ Call for Short Documentary Pitches
AJ+ is particularly interested in commissioning pieces from producers and filmmakers who are based in the place or region they are covering.
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Football documentaries at DAFilms.com for free
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Football documentaries at DAFilms.com for free
Seven exceptional comic, experimental and archive documentaries to explore the unique sports and social phenomenon of football.
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June 16-20: Docudays UA Week on SPILNO.TV
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June 16-20: Docudays UA Week on SPILNO.TV
On June 16-20 the International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival Docudays UA presents the selection of shorts on the Ukrainian SPILNO.TV online channel.
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IZOLYATSIA addresses “prime-minister” of "DPR"
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IZOLYATSIA addresses “prime-minister” of "DPR"
An open letter from IZOLYATSIA. Platform for Cultural Initiatives to the “prime-minister” of the DPR (‘Donetsk People’s Republic’), Mr Alexander Boroday.
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Green Stage Festival: Docudays UA's films open air
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Green Stage Festival: Docudays UA's films open air
Green Stage Festival in Chernihiv will present open air Docudays UA screenings on June 13. YEAR 2013 COUNTRY Poland DURATION 45’
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Terrorists captured Donetsk's IZOLYATSIA
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Terrorists captured Donetsk's IZOLYATSIA
IZOLYATSIA, a well-known Ukrainian cultural Institution in Donetsk, was captured by armed representatives of Donetsk People’s Republic this morning, the 9th of June 2014.
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June 10-11: Docudays UA in Grodno, Belarus
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Docudays UA screenings at Izolyatsia are postponed
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Docudays UA screenings at Izolyatsia are postponed
Due to the dangerous situation in the region previously announced screenings of Docudays UA at Izolyatsia art platform in Donetsk are postponed indefinitely.
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10th International DOK Leipzig co-production meeting: Call for entrie…
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10th International DOK Leipzig co-production meeting: Call for entriesl
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Docudays UA's IDEORUPTION at the Institute of Journalism
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Docudays UA's IDEORUPTION at the Institute of Journalism
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The “86” Festival. Epilogue
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The “86” Festival. Epilogue
On June 5-8 Closer art-club and Zhovten cinema will host the after-screenings of the First Festival of Film and Urbanism “86”.
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Docudays UA's Demonstration at Master Klass
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Docudays UA's Demonstration at Master Klass
On May 23 at 9 PM, Victor Kossakovsky’s Demonstration (2013, Russia/Spain, 70’) will conclude the DOCU/RIOT screenings at Master Klass.
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The Open Night - Take 17 festival opens submissions
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The Open Night - Take 17 festival opens submissions
Despite difficult situation in the country, the festival will be held on traditional dates – the last weekend of June.
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Filmmakers Union of Ukraine Awards for Ukrainian Films Winners
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Filmmakers Union of Ukraine Awards for Ukrainian Films Winners
On May 15, 2014, at 6:30 PM at the capital’s Cinema House was held the ceremony of issuing the First Prize of the Filmmakers Union of Ukraine to authors of best domestic films of 2013.
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Malik Bendjelloul Dead
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Malik Bendjelloul Dead
Searching For Sugar Man director dies at 36, police report.
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Docudays UA at Izolyatsia in Donetsk
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Docudays UA at Izolyatsia in Donetsk
Welcome to weekly Saturday Docudays UA screenings at Izolyatsia art platform in Donetsk. May 17 to June 1 - Docudays UA competition program films.
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Docudays UA's Bahrain, the Forbidden Country at Master Klass
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Docudays UA's Bahrain, the Forbidden Country at Master Klass
From May 10 till 23 the Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival invites to an open air screenings of this year’s DOCU/RIOT program. The events will take place at the Master Klass House of Education and Culture (vul. Lavrska, 16-A).
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Filmmakers Union of Ukraine prize for best Ukrainian films of 2013
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Filmmakers Union of Ukraine prize for best Ukrainian films of 2013
On May 15, 2014, at 6:30 PM at the capital’s Cinema House will be held the ceremony of issuing the First Prize of the Filmmakers Union of Ukraine to authors of best domestic films of 2013.
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Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov detained by FSB in Simferopol
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Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov detained by FSB in Simferopol
In the night of May 11, Russian secret service known as FSB detained Ukrainian film director, screenwriter and Maidan participant Oleh Sentsov, journalist Kateryna Serhatskova wrote on her Facebook page.
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Docudays UA presentation at Festival of Film and Urbanism “86”
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Docudays UA presentation at Festival of Film and Urbanism “86”
In late April, the city of Slavutych hosted the Festival of Film and Urbanism “86”, the concept of which was not only to address the environmental topics, but also to discover unique urban space created as a result of environmental disaster...
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May 10-23: DOCU/RIOT at the Master Klass rooftop
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May 10-23: DOCU/RIOT at the Master Klass rooftop
Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival invites to an open air screenings of this year’s DOCU/RIOT program. The events will take place at the Master Klass House of Education and Culture rooftop.
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The 2014 European Days. Dialogues about Values project presentation
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The 2014 European Days. Dialogues about Values project presentation
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Films by European directors at European Days in Ukraine
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Docudays UA representative to participate in Visions du Réel
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Docudays UA representative to participate in Visions du Réel
On April 25-29 the Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival representatives will be the participants of the Visions du Réel festival (April 25 – May 3, Nyon, Switzerland).
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Docudays UA to take place at "86" festival
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Docudays UA to take place at "86" festival
During the First Festival of Film and Urbanism “86” the presentation of The Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival and the screening of this year’s DOCU/LIFE participant American Commune will take place.
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Elektro Moskva: Free screening of Docudays UA closing film
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Elektro Moskva: Free screening of Docudays UA closing film
On April 20 at 7 pm OK Projects and Docudays UA present a documentary film Elektro Moskva...
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Where Does Ukraine Start and Russia End?
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Where Does Ukraine Start and Russia End?
Watch the selection of films about Ukraine and Russia from April 7 to 20 at DAFilms.com for free...
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Docudays UA 2014: greetings from our guests
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Docudays UA 2014: greetings from our guests
The 11th Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival has ended, but our program coordinator Viktoriya Leshchenko is still getting a lot words of appreciation from our guest and participants. Here are some of them...
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Docudays UA was attended by over 38 thousand viewers
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Film entry for IDFA 2014 is now open
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Film entry for IDFA 2014 is now open
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The show of 11th Docudays UA award-winning films
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The show of 11th Docudays UA award-winning films
The opening screening Euromaidan. The Rough Cut will also be repeated.
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Winners of 11th Docudays UA
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March 27: What is worth watching
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March 27: What is worth watching
This online guide will help you to choose the most interesting film or event.
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Alyona Polunina: “I don’t settle my accounts through the medium of ar…
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Alyona Polunina: “I don’t settle my accounts through the medium of art”
The screening of Nepal Forever will close the DOCU/BEST program on March 27 at 3 pm in Red Hall of Cinema House.
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March 26: What is worth watching
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March 26: What is worth watching
This online guide will help you to choose the most interesting film or event.
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March 25: What is worth watching
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March 25: What is worth watching
This online guide will help you to choose the most interesting film or event.
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DOCU/RIOT: Your voice – your strength
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DOCU/RIOT: Your voice – your strength
We’re continuing the showings of DOCU/RIOT program.
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Amosov – Centenary: Q&A with Kateryna Amosova
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Amosov – Centenary: Q&A with Kateryna Amosova
Mykola Amosov’s daughter Kateryna and the surgeon’s patients will participate in Q&A after the screening.
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March 24: What is worth watching
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March 24: What is worth watching
This online guide will help you to choose the most interesting film or event.
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ARTDOCFEST PRESENTS. “The most important thing is to understand your …
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ARTDOCFEST PRESENTS. “The most important thing is to understand your audience”
This year, the famous Russian film critic, programming director of Russian ArtDocFest Victoria Belopolskaya is a juror of the DOCU/SHORT competition at the Docudays UA Film Festival.
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Turn on Liquid TV at Daocudays UA
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Turn on Liquid TV at Daocudays UA
There are all kinds of TV: digital, analogue, propagandistic, objective… But in any case TV is always liquid.
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Meet the moderators on 11th Docudays UA
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Meet the moderators on 11th Docudays UA
Each Docudays UA program is moderated by a professional whose daily activities are connected both to film and human rights.
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Andrei Zagdansky: “On the border between documentary and staged films…
Andrei Zagdansky: “On the border between documentary and staged films”
On March 23 at 9 pm in Cinema House’s Blue Hall the Andrei Zagdansky retrospective starts.
March 23: What is worth watching
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March 23: What is worth watching
This online guide will help you to choose the most interesting film or event.
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DOCU/BEST: Discovery and shock
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DOCU/BEST: Discovery and shock
Program of the powerful festival winners DOCU/BEST opens March 22 with the screening and Q&A with the director of the film The Special Need (Kinopanorama, The Big Hall, 8:30 p.m.).
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Photo report from the Docudays UA opening
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Photo report from the Docudays UA opening
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SPECIAL EVENT: Distinctive films by Boric Mitić
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SPECIAL EVENT: Distinctive films by Boric Mitić
Screening of films Pretty Dyana and Goodbye, How Are You? will be followed by Q&A with the director: March 22, 9 p.m., Cinema House, Blue Hall.
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IDEORRUPTION: First screening of the main Docudays UA program
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IDEORRUPTION: First screening of the main Docudays UA program
Today at 6:30 p.m. in Cinema House’s Read Hall: the screening of Coach Zoran and his African Tigers.
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Art Is a Weapon – DOCU/ART
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Art Is a Weapon – DOCU/ART
The program DOCU/ART which gathered the films about crucial power of art in the struggle for human rights starts on March 22 at 1 p.m in Red Hall of Cinema House.
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Online version of the 11th Docudays UA catalog
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Online version of the 11th Docudays UA catalog
All the films and programs of the 2014 Docudays UA in detail.
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Schedule of 11th Docudays UA
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Docudays UA 2014 Opening screening: Euromaidan. The Rough Cut
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Docudays UA 2014 Opening screening: Euromaidan. The Rough Cut
This year we have decided not to have an opening film, because all our attention is focused on the changes taking place in our country today.
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DOCU/UKRAINE: Three generations of Ukrainian documentaries
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DOCU/CLASS: Lecturers and schedule
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DOCU/CLASS: Lecturers and schedule
The first DOCU/CLASS workshop is sceduled on Saturday, but the registration is still open.
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Faces of Freedom. The Maidan
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Faces of Freedom. The Maidan
Opening of the exhibition: March 23, 6 pm, Camera Gallery (vul. Prorizna, 22).
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Docudays UA: To tell about the invincible power of human dignity
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Docudays UA: To tell about the invincible power of human dignity
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Photo 51: Is Corruption in Russia’s DNA?
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Photo 51: Is Corruption in Russia’s DNA?
During 11th International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival Docudays UA will hold a photo exhibition by Misha Friedman
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Docudays UA: Instead of slogan
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DOCU/SHORT participants at 11th Docudays UA
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Call for entries: Montreal International Documentary Festival
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Call for entries: Montreal International Documentary Festival
The 17th RIDM will take place from November 12 to 23 2014.
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How the western press is getting it terribly wrong in Ukraine
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How the western press is getting it terribly wrong in Ukraine
When the pundits talk about Vladimir Putin’s offensive in Ukraine, they usually mean troops and tanks, but his greatest weapons are, in fact, his propaganda machine and the gullible western media...
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First participants of Docudays UA 2014
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DOK.Incubator: Application dedline March 3rd
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DOK.Incubator: Application dedline March 3rd
DOK.Incubator provides individual tutoring for documentary projects from the rough cut stage to its release.
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Documentarian: Russian premiere of a Docudays UA winner
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Documentarian: Russian premiere of a Docudays UA winner
February 25: DOKer in cooperation with Docudays UA present Russian premiere of a film by Inese Kļava and Ivars Zviedris.
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Romanian Astra Film Festival calls for entries
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Romanian Astra Film Festival calls for entries
Submission deadline: April 15, 2014.
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"Black Waves": February 18 in Kyiv
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"Black Waves": February 18 in Kyiv
A documentary by Kyrylo Zharovsky about events on Hryshevsky St in Kyiv on February 18.
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Clashes in Kyiv kill dozens as protesters cling to square
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Clashes in Kyiv kill dozens as protesters cling to square
Protesters in Kyiv stoked what they are calling a “ring of fire” separating themselves from the riot police in a desperate effort on Wednesday to defend a stage on Independence Square that has been a focal point of their protests and to keep their three-month-old movement alive...
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Euromaidan news in English
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Euromaidan news in English
Ukrayinska Pravda news site translates the most important news concerning protests in Ukraine into English.
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Berlinale shorts online
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Berlinale shorts online
From January through November 2014, the Berlinale site features a selection of works from past Berlinale Shorts programs.
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9th edition of Dragon Forum calls for projects
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9th edition of Dragon Forum calls for projects
The call will last until March 16th. The Dragon Forum 2014 will be held from 27th to 31st of May as part of 54th Krakow Film Festival.
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Website on Euromaidan in various languages was hacked
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Website on Euromaidan in various languages was hacked
The eurolution.info website is a platform for publishing news on Euromaidan in various languages: Ukrainian, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, and Spanish.
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Ukrainian human rights activists' statement on Andrey Yurov
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Ukrainian human rights activists' statement on Andrey Yurov
Andrey Yurov has worked in close cooperation with the International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival Docudays UA and contributed to holding seminars and round table discussions; in 2008 he was a member of the Human Rights competition jury.
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February 12: Prsentation of "pre-Lumière" film apparati
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February 12: Prsentation of "pre-Lumière" film apparati
A unique exhibition of filmmaking equipment dedicated to 120th anniversary of the first Ukrainian moving pictures screening.
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Workshop for young filmmakers in Poznań calls for entries
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Workshop for young filmmakers in Poznań calls for entries
The Film Rave Workshop will take place in Poznań on March 31 through April 5 during 6th Short Waves Film Festival.
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Love and Hatred in Kyiv
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Love and Hatred in Kyiv
"Morality does not forbid hating murderers. Especially if the murderers are in power or in direct service of those in power — with batons, tear gas, water cannons, rubber bullets, and, starting Jan. 22, live ammunitio"
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Berlinale 2014 starts tomorrow
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Berlinale 2014 starts tomorrow
64th Berlinale will show 64 documentaries.
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Multimatograf FIlm Festival Calls for Entries
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Multimatograf FIlm Festival Calls for Entries
One of the nominations if focused on short documentary films.
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VideoProtest: YouTube channel about Euromaidan
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VideoProtest: YouTube channel about Euromaidan
The VideoProtest YouTube channel chronicles Euromaidan for over a month now. It describes featured videos as “films with a sense.”
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"½ Revolution" in Ukrainian House
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02 February 2014
"½ Revolution" in Ukrainian House
Tonight at 9 p.m a film by Omar Shargawi and Karim El Hakim "½ Revolution" continues a series of Docudays UA screening events in Ukrainian House/
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02 February 2014
February 1: Docudays UA in Ukrainian House
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February 1: Docudays UA in Ukrainian House
On February 1, 2014 at 9 p.m. we will present a Russian documentary project The Term by Pavel Kostomarov, Alexander Rastorguyev, and Aleksei Pivovarov and a Ukrainian film by Roman Bondarchuk entitled Roma Dream.
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Docudays UA: Volunteers wanted!
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Docudays UA: Volunteers wanted!
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Statement of the UHHRU on the "Law on Hostages"
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Statement of the UHHRU on the "Law on Hostages"
"We are concerned at the fact that the Verkhovna Rada, seeking to achieve its political ends, is prepared to undermine the very foundations of law and strives to convert the fundamentals of law and order to a matter of bargaining and negotiations."
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Statement of the Ukrainian human rights organizations: The ruling reg…
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Statement of the Ukrainian human rights organizations: The ruling regime declared war against civil society
The Draft Law of Ukraine # 3879 that was passed into law on January 16, 2014 and urgently signed by the President shows that Ukraine has entered an era of reaction and obscurantism...
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11th Docudays UA will last for a day longer
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11th Docudays UA will last for a day longer
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Docudays UA wishes you Happy Holidays!
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Docudays UA wishes you Happy Holidays!
Thank you for your support and love to the festival Docudays UA!
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The Docudays UA second screening at Euromaidan: December 16
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The Docudays UA second screening at Euromaidan: December 16
On December 16 at 10 pm the stage of Maidan Open University at Euromaidan (Independence Square) in Kyiv will hold the second screening of the Docudays UA.
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Docudays UA at Euromaidan: “Open Access”
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Docudays UA at Euromaidan: “Open Access”
The series of the Docudays UA screening events at Euromaidan (Independence Square) in Kyiv begins on December 13, 7 pm, Labour Union House. Entrance is free!
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There IS a CHOICE! International Documentary Community supports #euro…
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There IS a CHOICE! International Documentary Community supports #euromaidan
Representatives of international documentary community send their support to Ukrainian protesters.
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Docudays UA-2014 closes call for submissions
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"Sickfuckpeople": Screening and discussion in Kyiv
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"Sickfuckpeople": Screening and discussion in Kyiv
On November 28 in Closer Art Space in Kyiv the Juri Rechinsky documentary "Sickfuckpeople" will be screened. It will be followed by the discussion with film crew members.
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Docudays UA in Minsk: “The World Is People”
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Docudays UA in Minsk: “The World Is People”
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Closing screening of DOCU/CHINA in PinchukArtCentre
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Closing screening of DOCU/CHINA in PinchukArtCentre
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PinchukArtCentre and Docudays UA present “Education, Education”
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PinchukArtCentre and Docudays UA present “Education, Education”
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September 22: next screening from PinchukArtCentre and Docudays UA
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September 22: next screening from PinchukArtCentre and Docudays UA
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Molodist IFF announces a competition of festival teasers
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Molodist IFF announces a competition of festival teasers
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GOGOL.DOC / Docudays UA at GOGOLFEST
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DOCU/CHINA in PinchukArtCentre
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DOCU/CHINA in PinchukArtCentre
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Docudays UA’s final screening at ART-PICNIC
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Docudays UA’s final screening at ART-PICNIC
The closing screening of Docudays UA at the festival Slava Frolova’s ART-PICNIC will be held today, September 6, at 8:30 pm in 8th pavilion of VDNH complex.
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Juri Rechinsky: "It’s very difficult not to go back to my charac…
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Juri Rechinsky: "It’s very difficult not to go back to my characters"
A few days after Juri Rechinsky won the documentary competition of the Sarajevo Film Festival we contacted him via Skype...
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Docudays UA at ART-PICTINC: feature films
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Docudays UA at ART-PICTINC: feature films
Final screenings from Docudays UA at Slava Frolova’s ART-PICNIC will take place on August 30 and September 6, and will be focused on feature-length creative documentaries.
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The Best of DOCU/SHORT 2013 at ART-PICNIC
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The Best of DOCU/SHORT 2013 at ART-PICNIC
The second screening of Docudays UA at Slava Frolova's ART-PICNIC focused on short documentaries from all over the world. August 23, 8:30 pm, 8th pavilion of VDNH complex.
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Docudays UA's Doc.Short.Ukraine at ART-PICNIC
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Docudays UA's Doc.Short.Ukraine at ART-PICNIC
The first installment consists of Ukrainian short documentary films. August 16, 8:30 pm, 8th pavilion of VDNH complex.
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Your FID: Flashbacks from Marseille
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Your FID: Flashbacks from Marseille
The International Film Festival FIDMarseille, which took place from July 2 to 8, was visited by the Docudays UA program coordinator Viktoriya Leshchenko...
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Internship program at CinéDOC Tbilisi
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Internship program at CinéDOC Tbilisi
First International Documentary Film Festival in the South Caucasus CinéDOC Tbilisi and Noosfera Foundation announce an internship program for the students.
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MANHATTAN SHORT 2013 calls for entries until July 31st
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MANHATTAN SHORT 2013 calls for entries until July 31st
The short film festival will take place across six continents from September 27th until October 6th.
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Submissions for East Silver 2013 open until July 31
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Submissions for East Silver 2013 open until July 31
10th season of the market for Central and Eastern European documentaries calls for entries.
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DOK Leipzig: submit a Film!
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DOK Leipzig: submit a Film!
Entry Deadline for the 56th edition of DOK Leipzig is 10 July 2013.
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Docudays UA will join MND/ALS Global Awareness Day
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Docudays UA will join MND/ALS Global Awareness Day
Docudays UA will take part in the Global Screening Day of I AM BREATHING to raise awareness around the motor neurone disease among ukrainians.
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Meet Docudays UA at the ArtPole
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Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry in PinchukArtCentre
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Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry in PinchukArtCentre
PinchukArtCentre to hold ‘Night at the Museum’ on May 18, where the film about the internationally renowned Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei will be shown.
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Docudays UA team is going to attend Visions du Réel
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Docudays UA team is going to attend Visions du Réel
The objective of Visions du Réel is to show the world as it is perceived, to break away from the mainstream. All the players of the brand Visions du Réel are mobilised to ensure a very high level of quality in their work and to contribute to the common good.
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Apply for Ex Oriente Film 2013
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Apply for Ex Oriente Film 2013
Apply with your documentary project and take part in the most renowned training initiative designed specifically for the Central and Eastern Europe region. DEADLINE IS: June 1, 2013.
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Tue Steen Müller: Docudays UA Awards 2013
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Tue Steen Müller: Docudays UA Awards 2013
Report by Tue Steen Müller, the juror of DOCU/LIFE competition.
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Tue Steen Müller: A Farewell to Cinema
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Tue Steen Müller: A Farewell to Cinema
Report by Tue Steen Müller, the juror of DOCU/LIFE competition.
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Docudays UA Winners Announce
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Docudays UA Winners Announce
10th International documentary films about human rights festival has ended in Kyiv. On the March, 27 in Cinema house awards ceremony was held
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March 27, Wednesday: what is worth watching
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March 27, Wednesday: what is worth watching
The competition screenings are over, but there's still a lot to see at Docudays UA.
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We invite you to the closing ceremony of Docudays UA
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We invite you to the closing ceremony of Docudays UA
On March 27 at 7 pm at Cinema House a Closing and Awards Ceremony of 10th Docudays UA will be held. Also there will be screening of DOCU/LIFE program winner.
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March 26, Tuesday: what is worth watching
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March 26, Tuesday: what is worth watching
Online-guide will help you to manage the extensive festival's program.
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Audrius Stonys Retrospective begins half-hour earlier
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Audrius Stonys Retrospective begins half-hour earlier
Screening of the Audrius Stonys Retrospective will start half an hour earlier with the unique version of the film Alone.
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Audrius Stonys: "Images are always less aggressive than words&qu…
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Audrius Stonys: "Images are always less aggressive than words"
The second part of an interview with a DOCU/LIFE jury member.
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March 25, Monday: what is worth watching
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March 25, Monday: what is worth watching
Online-guide will help you to manage the extensive festival's program.
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Tue Steen Müller: Docudays UA Opening Problems
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Tue Steen Müller: Docudays UA Opening Problems
Report by Tue Steen Müller, the juror of DOCU/LIFE competition.
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Tue Steen Müller: Festival Opens with Snow Storm
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Tue Steen Müller: Festival Opens with Snow Storm
Report by Tue Steen Müller, the juror of DOCU/LIFE competition.
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Oleksandr Balahura: “We are watching both a film and a theatrical pla…
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Oleksandr Balahura: “We are watching both a film and a theatrical play at once”
A DOCU/SHORY jury member tells about his latest film Life Span of the Object in Frame
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Attention! Changes in the schedule of DOCU/SHORT program!
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Attention! Changes in the schedule of DOCU/SHORT program!
Due to the weather conditions and flights delays there have been some changes in the schedule.
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March 24: what is worth watching
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March 24: what is worth watching
The online guide will help you to manage the extensive festival program.
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Two Ukrainian documentary series at Docudays UA
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Two Ukrainian documentary series at Docudays UA
Beyond the Euros and Open Access: new Ukrainian social and political documentaries.
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Audrius Stonys: “I wish to film people who are independent of the sys…
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Audrius Stonys: “I wish to film people who are independent of the system”
The first part of an interview with a DOCU/LIFE jury member who will also present his own retrospective at the festival.
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Roman Bondarchuk: “The feeling of a Roma camp is a state of lethargic…
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Roman Bondarchuk: “The feeling of a Roma camp is a state of lethargic sleep”
A Ukrainian director shares his experience working on a documentary about successful Roma.
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Online version of the Festival Guide
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Online version of the Festival Guide
We’re happy to present a debut project of the Docudays UA team, the Festival Guide in a format of a genuine newspaper. The latest issue includes: interviews with famous filmmakers, articles and detailed schedule.
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We invite you to the opening of the 10th Docudays UA
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We invite you to the opening of the 10th Docudays UA
From Match 22 until 28 the 10th International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival Docudays UA will take place in Cinema House and ‘Kinomanoprama’ cinema.
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March 23, Saturday: what is worth watching
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March 23, Saturday: what is worth watching
Online-guide will help you to manage the extensive festival's program.
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Online version of the 10th Docudays UA Catalog
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Online version of the 10th Docudays UA Catalog
Docudays UA team would like to present online version of the 10th Docudays UA Catalog where the information about all the festival films can be found.
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Tue Steen Müller: “The fly on the wall is dead”
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Tue Steen Müller: “The fly on the wall is dead”
A DOCU/LIFE jury member tells about the best ways to submit the films to documentary film festivals.
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Marianna Kaat: “People are understanding the world better"
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Marianna Kaat: “People are understanding the world better"
A DOCU/SHORT jury member tells about fundraising mechanisms for documentary films and the channels for distribution.
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DOCU/АРТ: Art not just for art's sake
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DOCU/АРТ: Art not just for art's sake
DOCU/АРТ – it is a special program devoted to the art. The main subjects of this program are modern Chinese artist, director from Iran and Japanese pianist.
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Docudays UA jury members to present their own films
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Docudays UA jury members to present their own films
Docudays UA always invites the jury members to present their latest works or retrospectives.
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Docudays UA: we don’t want our audience to be just passive viewers
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Docudays UA: we don’t want our audience to be just passive viewers
PR-director and member of Docudays UA Selection Committee Dar’ya Averchenko, talks about this year's festival specials.
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Audrius Stonys Retrospective. Poetry of Film
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Audrius Stonys Retrospective. Poetry of Film
The boundaries between visible and invisible, audible and inaudible are blurred in the films of a Lithuanian master.
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The Term: documentary news as a principle
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The Term: documentary news as a principle
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The Docudays UA competition: essential!
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The Docudays UA competition: essential!
The competition programs of Docudays UA DOCU/RIGHT, DOCU/LIFE and DOCU/SHORT are not to be missed under any circumstances.
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A gathering place the ‘Living Library’
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A gathering place the ‘Living Library’
For the second time one of the floors of the Cinema House becomes the ‘Living Library’ during the Docudays UA festival.
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A Farewell to Cinema: unique Ukrainian non-fiction films
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A Farewell to Cinema: unique Ukrainian non-fiction films
Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre and Oleksiy Radynsky, together with Docudays UA, present The Critical School of Ukrainian Documentary Film, 1987–1995.
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The Best of Docudays UA: the festival celebrates its 10th anniversary
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The Best of Docudays UA: the festival celebrates its 10th anniversary
When a festival celebrates its anniversary, it organizes a full-blown celebration and invites as many guests as possible. But the real Guests of Honor are always the films that have made up the festival's history.
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Andriy Matrosov’s photo exhibition, The Noughties
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Andriy Matrosov’s photo exhibition, The Noughties
We invite you to the photo exhibition dedicated to Andriy Matrosov, friend and producer of Docudays UA, which will take place during the festival in Cinema House, Hall on the Third Floor.
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Docudays UA knows – 'There is a Choice!'
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Docudays UA knows – 'There is a Choice!'
Special program of 10th Docudays UA is devoted to еру actual problems. Why doesn’t totalitarianism disappear after a revolution? Who are our leaders and where are they leading us?
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Press Announcement
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Press Announcement
The press-conference of the 10th Docudays UA International Documentary Film Festival will to be held jn March 13, at the Blue Hall of Cinema House (vul. Saksahanskoho, 6)
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Docudays UA competition: final results
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Docudays UA competition: final results
Let us to present the full version of competition program/ There are 7 participants in every full-length documentaries competition - DOCU/RIGHT and DOCU/LIFE - and 15 participants in DOCU/SHORT.
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DOCU/ANIMA: the best cartoon animation
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DOCU/ANIMA: the best cartoon animation
Following progressive transformations in the world of documentary films, Docudays UA prepared special DOCU/ANIMA program
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Who are the juries?
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Who are the juries?
Let us present the festival’s juries
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Docudays UA will show The “Arab Spring”
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Docudays UA will show The “Arab Spring”
For Ukrainians it's essential to look at the Arab Uprising from a different perspective. That’s why  10th Docudays UA firstly presents special program
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KROK will join Docudays UA
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28 February 2013
KROK will join Docudays UA
Docudays UA holds a competition at the second time to create the best animated video on the theme There is choice!
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28 February 2013
Submit now!
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Submit now!
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The Sheffield Documentary Festival: Notes from the Ukrainian Delegati…
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The Sheffield Documentary Festival: Notes from the Ukrainian Delegation
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Docudays UA at the Odessa International Film Festival
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Docudays UA at the Odessa International Film Festival
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Meet Docudays UA at the ArtPole
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Meet Docudays UA at the ArtPole
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Submit your film to Docudays UA!
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Submit your film to Docudays UA!
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Docudays UA announces the winners
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Docudays UA announces the winners
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Attention! Changes in Timetable
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Attention! Changes in Timetable
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Greetings
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Greetings
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Press Announcement
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Press Announcement
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Make an animated spot for Docudays UA!
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Make an animated spot for Docudays UA!
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Open call for the projects for Dragon Forum 2012
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Open call for the projects for Dragon Forum 2012
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East Silver call for submissions
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East Silver call for submissions
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The Movies that Matter Festival. Сall for entries
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The Movies that Matter Festival. Сall for entries
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CALL FOR ENTRIES. Berlinale Talent Campus
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CALL FOR ENTRIES. Berlinale Talent Campus
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