This year 8 short films of Ukrainian directors compete for Audience Award, Special Mention Award and Best Ukrainian Short Film Award.
CONDENSED 7′ Kateryna Gornostai Ukraine 2016
Explosion of the condensed milk on the kitchen stove — seems to be the worst thing that can happen. Even those who are responsible for its consequences don’t know what will be next. A small crash in a small apartment can be an occasion for something more…
ARDEA 11′ Maria Ponomarova Ukraine, Netherlands 2016
Woman and man are running in the park. Both are loners, both are keeping their rhythm. Their ways are crossing, a rhythm became something more than a regular change of inhaling and exhaling. Running became a passion, a passion that can leave them out of breath.
MEN’S WORK 15′ Maryna Stepanska Ukraine, Austria 2015
The 47-year-old man is working for a Corporation, which is engaged in illegal occupation of rural land. Leaving for another “object”, he discovers a huge unfinished cathedral at the infinite field. He needs to decide what to do with the cathedral, as well as to subdue a farmer who rightfully owns the land.
WITHOUT YOU (SENSIZ) 15′ Nariman Aliev Ukraine 2015
Two young men are travelling to celebrate their older brother’s birthday, but their plan is delayed when their car breaks down. The sun is going to set before long and there’s little chance of finding help in this god-forsaken place. They eventually decide to travel the rest of the long journey by foot.