ARCHIVES Danyliw Seminar 2018
UKRAINE 2018 86 min.
A season in the life of Alina, a poor 20-year-old girl from Kyiv who has a chance to be saved by football, but must also rescue her young siblings. A hard look at the reality of broken homes and strong women.
Thursday 8 November 4.30 - 6.00 PM
Post-Screening Q&A with the producer Stéphane Siohan 6.00 - 7.00 PM
Alisa Kovalenko is a Ukrainian film director. She studied at the Karpenko-Kary National University of Theatre and Cinema in Kyiv and then at the Andrezj Wajda School in Warsaw. After her first film Sister Zo, her second documentary Alisa in Warland, selected by the prestigious International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), won several international awards. Alisa is finishing her next film Home Games, one of the most awaited documentaries in Ukraine, to be released in 2018.
Stéphane Siohan (East Roads, Ukraine)
In Russian with English subtitles