Black Level

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Black Level (Riven chornoho)

Directed by Valentyn Vasyanovych

  • Ukraine 2017; 91 min
  • Original version: No dialogue
  • Genre: Drama
    • FIPRESCI Prize - Odesa IFF
    • Grand Prix, The Ecumenical Jury Award - Fribourg IFF
    • Ukrainian submission for the Academy Awards


Loneliness dwells in a big city; Kostya, the wedding photographer, dwells there too. At work, he is surrounded by happy people celebrating special moments in their lives. Kostya is about to turn 50, and he is drastically losing everything he used to cherish. Will he cope with his despair and regain the joy of life?



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