FILMS


FIREBIRD

2005 • documentary • 26 min. • color • video • Ukrainian language • English subtitles

director • Anastasiya Kharchenko • cameraman • Igor Neduzhko  sound designer • Yevgeny Polozhyshnikov • Konstantin Kosyanchuk • production • Film Studio «Cinematographist»

The film features the development of a distinct and talented personality – from the children’s years to the creative take-off – by the artist Ulyana Slyusar.

  • Prize “Silver Knight “, International Film Festival “Golden Knight”, Russia, 2005

BOZHYCHI

2006 • documentary • 26 min. • color • video • Ukrainian language • English subtitles

director • Anastasiya Kharchenko • cameraman • Andrey Zazharsky  sound designer • Julia Minina • production • Film Studio «Cinematographist»

A look at the revival of the Ukrainian folk song tradition that captures the imagination of an increasing number of young people. The Bozhychi, a folk singing group from Kyiv, visits various parts of the country, from central and eastern Ukraine to the Carpathian Mountains, unearthing and recording authentic folk songs, including those created in the Soviet and post-Soviet times.

  • Silver medal, The first International Film Festival of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, Kyrgyzstan, 2007
  • The best film of 6th International Film Festival of tourist films “Wind of wandering”, Ukraine, 2008
  • Diploma for the development of folk themes in documentary , festival “Golden Mill”, Ukraine, 2010

BEKENDOR

2013 • documentary • 30 min. • color • video • Ukrainian language • English/Italian subtitles

director • Anastasiya Kharchenko • оcameraman • Andrey Zazharsky  music • Roman Hrynkiv production • Film Studio «Ukrkinokhronika»

The film features the special world of the Bekendor fishing village of Bessarabian wine lands, Odessa region, Ukraine, with its daily joys and concerns, calm life and courageous characters, real human virtues and daily struggle with the sea.

  • The award of XІV Kyiv International documentary film festival “Kinolitopys” for the preservation of the environment and national traditions, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2016;
  • Best documentary, Mediterranean film festival (MedFF 2016), Siracusa, Italy/Sicily;
  • The BEST AWARD of “Film on Nature/Environment/Wildlife” at the “CreActive International Open Film Festival (IOFF)”, 2016;
  • Judges Choice award, International Peace & Film Festival 2015, Orlando, FL, USA;
  • Essence Award in the Short Documentary category, International Peace & Film Festival 2015, Orlando, FL, USA;
  • The best documentary, in the category “The nature of my land”, International film festival for Children and Adolescence “Golden Chicken”, Mariupol, Ukraine, 2015;
  • Best Director of Photography, International film festival “KiTy”, Mariupol, Ukraine, 2015;
  • Honorary Mention. Athens International Digital Film Festival AIDFF, Athens, Greece, 2014;
  • The Mayor of the City of Ostrava Award. The International Movie Festival Ekofilm, Ostrava, Czech Republic, 2014;
  • Special Mention. Wildlife Vaasa International Nature Film Festival, Vaasa, Finland, 2014;
  • The best short documentary, Barents Ecology Film Festival (BEFF 2014), Petrozavodsk, Russia, 2014;
  • 2nd prize in the category “Eco Tourism”. 7th International Tourism Film Festival, “TOURFILM – RIGA 2014”, Riga, Latvia, 2014.

A SIGN OF GOD’S SPARK (ZNAK BOZHEY ISKRY)

2001 • documentary • 21 min. • color • 35 mm • Ukrainian language 

director • Igor Neduzhko • cameraman • Alexander Zaseev • music • Іgor Barba • production • Film Studio «Kievnauchfilm» (Kiev Science Film) • starring • Anastasiya Kharchenko • Alexandr Belozor • Igor Zhuk

A biographical film about the Ukrainian artist and modern art theoretician of the Avant-garde, Alexander Bogomazov.