Ukraine is currently shooting 14 films together with film studios from Italy, France, the Netherlands, Poland and other European countries. This was reported in response to a request of UNN to the State Agency of Ukraine for Cinema.
"With the support of the State Film Agency of Ukraine, as of June 3, 2020, 14 films are being created in joint production with other countries," the statement said.
The State Agency specified that the shooting is carried out jointly with countries such as Italy, France, Germany, Spain, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Romania, Lithuania, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Croatia and Georgia.
Zolota Dzyga of the Ukrainian Film Academy award ceremony, which this year was held in an online format due to lockdown, announced all the winners. The event could be watched on the Academy YouTube channel.
Special award for contribution to Ukrainian cinema was received by actress Ada Rogovtseva. In addition, the director, author of the film My Thoughts Are Quiet, Antonio Lukic was awarded in the "Breakthrough of the Year" category.
The best film of the year also became My Thoughts Are Quiet. The Kruty 1918 got the Audience Award. The Best Director became Nariman Aliyev (Home). The best script - Valeriya Kalchenko, Antonio Lukic (My Thoughts Are Quiet). Best Cinematography - Ilkov Vadym (Volcano). Best soundtrack - M-Mermaid, Dakh Daughters (Hutsulka Ksenia). Best visual effects - Sushylnikov Artem, Ovcharenko Dmytro (Foxter and Max).