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.
The proceeds of ticket sales will go to the Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre, the largest Ukrainian film archive.
Maryna Er Gorbach
Ukrainian, Russian, Chechen, Dutch
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.