The Ukrainian short film Apple Garden has been selected for the 2018 Short Film Corner at Le Festival International du Film de Cannes.
The Cannes Festival is one of the Big Five most prestigious film festivals (along with the festivals in Venice (Italy), Berlin (Germany), Sundance (USA), and Toronto (Canada).
This year, Australian actress Cate Blanchett has been named as the President of the Jury.
Apple Garden was directed by Iryna Asonova.
The State Cinema Agency of Ukraine granted Apple Garden the national status.
The 71st International Film Festival will take place in Cannes, France on May 8-19, 2018.
Apple Garden – the story of two childhood friends. When they were the children, they played the “war”. Child’s play turned into a harsh reality, and now our heroes are inside the true horrors of the war. But this “game” is not so easy to stop.