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Zemlya

Feb. 24, 2023 |

19:00 Helferei

/Earth/ (1930) is one of the most well-known Ukrainian films in cinema history, recognized as a masterpiece of world cinema. Celebrated in Ukraine after Dovzhenko’s death, this avant-garde film from the period of collectivisation was banned nine days after its release. It has generated a large number of controversial interpretations.

Short introduction by Oleksandr Teliuk (film historian, curator and artist, Dovzhenko National Centre in Kyiv)

Silent film directed by Oleksandr Dovzhenko (1930) with soundtrack by the band Dakha Brakha (2012)

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