Synopsis

In a godforsaken village in Ukraine a rebellious little girl learns about life watching her teenage cousin’s romance with a young criminal. But when he flees after a murder, her cousin is forced to marry someone else, and this little heroine has to understand just how important it is to fight for your dreams.


Written and directed by:
Marysia Nikitiuk
Cinematography:
Michał Englert, Mateusz Wichłacz
Music:
Mykyt Moiseiev
Editing:
Blaze Dulev, Milenia Fielder, Ivan Bannikov
Set decoration:
Vlad Dudko
Costume design:
Kostyantyn Kravets
Make up:
Tetyana Khoroshun, Tetyana Bovt
Production manager:
Dmytro Chervonyi
Cast:
Anastasia Pustovit, Sonya Khalaimova, Maksym Samchyk, Maria Svizhinska, Petro Pastukhov, Mariia Trepikova, Yevgenii Grygoriev, Aelita-Viktoriia Avierman, Alla Samoylenko, Ivan Blindar
Producers:
Igor Savychenko, Roman Klympush, Volodymyr Fillipov, Serge Lavrenyuk (Ukraine), Dariusz Jabłoński, Violetta Kamińska, Izabela Wójcik (Poland), Darko Basheski (Macedonia), Antonio Saura, Oscar Alonso, Juan Torres, Marta Hernando (Spain)
Production company:
Directory Films
Co-production:
Message Film, Latido Films, Fokus In, Solar Media
Co-financing:
Ukrainian State Film Agency, Polish Film Institute, Macedonian Film Agency
World sales:
http://www.latidofilms.com
Festivals:
Berlinale 2018 Panorama, world premiere