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Klondike

Klondike

Maryna Er Gorbach / UA, TR, 2022 / 100 min.

In 2014, a couple from the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine are expecting a baby whilst the ominous tension in their village just keeps rising. Klondike shows the barbarity of war and was praised for being one of the strongest dramas about this crucial time in recent history.

poster Klondike (Maryna Er Gorbach, UA/TR 2022)
July 2014. Expectant parents Irka and Tolik live in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine, close to the Russian border; contested lands since the start of the war in the Donbas. The ominous tension reaches its apogee in their village when Flight MH17 is shot down nearby.

The proceeds of ticket sales will go to the Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre, the largest Ukrainian film archive.

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Director

Maryna Er Gorbach

Production year

2022

Country

UA, TR

Original title

Klondike

Length

100 min.

Language

Ukrainian, Russian, Chechen, Dutch

Subtitles

ENG

Format

DCP

Part of

Kino Ukraïna

This month, Eye is screening ten films by filmmakers who were born or who work (or have worked) in Ukraine, a country that ever since the Maidan Revolution has been fighting for recognition of its unique history, language and culture.

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still from Klondike (Maryna Er Gorbach, UA/TR 2022)
still from Klondike (Maryna Er Gorbach, UA/TR 2022)
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