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Category : Cinema

Odessa Film Studio – “Ukrainian Hollywood”

Are you still convinced that the cinema started in Paris, that the Lumière brothers invented it? This means that you .....

Film Marathon dedicated to the 30th anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence

Which of Ukrainian films would you like to see on the big screens on the 30th birthday of our country? .....

Joseph Timchenko and his unprecedented apparatus

Today the name of Joseph (Yosyp) Andreevich Timchenko is known only to a narrow circle of specialists. But this son .....

Dovzhenko Center returned to Ukraine a lost classic film

Dovzhenko Center managed to return to Ukraine another film – a classic of silent cinema “Kira Kiralina” (1927). The film .....

Oscar nominated “Mamay” was released online

The first Ukrainian film nominated for an Oscar in 2003, “Mamay” directed by Oles Sanin was released in the online .....

Docudays UA

The Docudays UA International Human Rights Film Festival is held annually. For the second time, the festival will be held .....

The amazing story of a heroic Norwegian

The film “Lioness smiling” has been shooting in Odessa. It tells about the epic story of Heinrich Beizert, who managed .....

Odessa Film Studio shoots the patriotic series “Kings of the World”

“Kings of the World” – a series dedicated to the Ukrainian writer Yuri Yanovsky. The script is based on the .....

Odessa is an international brand because on the cinema. The famous scene of the slaughter on the Potemkin Stairway on the film “Battleship Potemkin” (Ejzenstein, 1925) made Odessa famous worldwide. Due to the cinema studios city well deserved the nickname of “Hollywood of Soviet Union”. Today, the city hosts each year the Odessa International Film Festival, the most important of Ukraine and Black Sea countries, and there is a museum dedicated to the old film studios. The Odessa Journal provides news in English on Odessa Film Festival’s contents.