The Blacksmith (2017)
The closed, rich and worldwide unknown culture of Ukraine is explored, revealing its essence of strength and resistance. In a typical old village located in Kiew, Sergii, an ukrainian blacksmith, presents through his work a philosophical and spiritual view of life and his country. This film is showing a contrast between authentic peaceful life and tragic reality of war.
Cannes Film Festival 2017 – Short Film Corner (out of competition, only online screening)
Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards 2017 – WINNER (First Time Filmmaker)
SHORT to the Point (Bucharest) – Official Selection
Digital Griffix Online Film Festival (Montreal, Quebec) – Official Selection