Director : Sergey Loznitsa /Germany, Ukraine, France, Netherlands, Romania/2018/Colour/110’/Russian, Ukrainian
Best Director, Opening Film Un Certain Regards Cannes Film Festival, Jury Prize Batumi International ArtHouse Fil Festival, Ukrainian Film Critics’ Awards
In Eastern Ukraine, society begins to degrade as the effects of propaganda and manipulation begin to surface in this post-truth era. Divided into 13 segments, ‘Donbass’ recounts the corrosive nature of the conflict pitting Ukrainian nationalists against supporters of Russia’s proxy Donetsk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine.
Director & Screenplay Sergey Loznitsa
Producer Steven Markovitz
DoP Oleg Mutu
Editing Danielius Kokanauskis
Valeriu Andriuta Natalya Buzko