Apple Garden will be shown at Cannes!

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.

About film:

Synopsis:

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.

 

Genre: military drama
Written by: Irina Asonova, Olha Panko
Directed by: Irina Asonova
Director of photography: Kostiantyn Vorobyov
Production designer: Yevhen Pitenin
Music by: Bohdan Chernyuk
Makeup artist: Olena Bohomolnikova
Costume designer: Oleksandra Zhuravliova
Sound designer: Oleksiy Myronenko
Graphics by: Mykyta Karpov
Color correction by: Ihor Lytvychenko
Casting director: Viktoriya Moskalenko
FX producer: Vadym Lysak
Executive producer: Anatoliy Sokur
Producers: Lev Karpov, Andriy Chernyuk
Cast: Ihor Pazych, Valeriy Velychko, Ernest Zmutsky, Oleksiy Dziubynsky
Running time: 11.46 

Our partners TORNADO SFX and ZODIAC

Cage for the Talking Parrot in Montreal

The Ukrainian short film Cage for the Talking Parrot has been selected for the official program of the Montreal World Film Festival, one of the oldest film festivals and North America’s only one with a competition program accredited by FIAPF as an A-class festival. 

Notably, the festival is among America’s five most prestigious and the world’s ten best-known festivals.

Directed by Iryna Asonova

The film was made by CONSTANT PRODUCTION in partnership with FRESH PRODUCTION GROUP. The State Cinema Agency of Ukraine granted Cage for the Talking Parrot the national status.

The film is being distributed by the French distribution company PREMIUM FILMS. The company is reputed for expertise in international purchase and sale of short films and holds the copyrights of more than 800 titles, including Oscar and Palm d’Or winners.

This year’s Montreal World Film Festival will run from August 24 to September 4.

Trailer link

About film:

Synopsis:

Cage for a talking parrot –  this is a story of a young man who comes back from the war, but post-traumatic war syndrome does not allow him to return to normal life.

Genre: psychological drama

Scriptwriter: Marina Zhuravska

Director: Iryna Asonova

DOP: Kostiantyn Vorobyov

Art director: Yevhen Pitenin

Composer: Bohdan Chernyuk

Cast: Oleg Shcherbina, Alice Guryeva, Victoria Moskalenko and Sophia Priyma

Producers: Lev Karpov, Andriy Chernyuk

Running time: 15’30

Apple Garden shooting complete

Constant Production has completed the shooting for the military drama Apple Garden.

The visual effects were provided by our partner company Tornado SFX 

The film is currently at the post production stage.

 

 

Scriptwriter: Iryna Asonova, Olha Panko

Director: Iryna Asonova 

DOP: Kostiantyn Vorobyov

Art directorYevhen Pitenin

Composer: Bohdan Chernyuk 

Cast: Ihor Pazych, Valeriy Velichko, Ernest Zhmutskiy, Olexiy Dzubinskiy

Genre: military drama

 

When Apple Trees Were Blooming…

Constant Production started production of new short military drama Apple Garden.

 

 

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.

Scriptwriter: Iryna Asonova, Olha Panko

DirectorIryna Asonova

DOP: Kostiantyn Vorobyov

Art directorYevhen Pitenin

Composer: Bohdan Chernyuk

Visual effects developed by Tornado SFX .

FX Designer: Vadym Lysak

Cast: Ihor Pazych, Valeriy Velichko, Ernest Zhmutskiy, Olexiy Dzubinskiy

Genre: military drama

 

 

Apple Garden. New short film

Constant Production produced a new short film Apple Garden.

 

 

Scriptwriter: Iryna Asonova, Olha Panko

DirectorIryna Asonova

DOP: Kostiantyn Vorobyov

Art directorYevhen Pitenin

Composer: Bohdan Chernyuk

Cast: Ihor Pazych, Valeriy Velichko, Ernest Zhmutskiy, Olexiy Dzubinskiy

Genre: military drama

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cage for a Talking Parrot filming begins today

Cage for a Talking Parrot a short film by Constant Production  filming begins.

 

 

Cage for a talking parrot –  this is a story of a young man who comes back from the war, but post-traumatic war syndrome does not allow him to return to normal life.

It’s a debut film of young director Iryna Asonova.

Iryna joined Constant Production in 2014.

Born October 23, 1987 in Khmelnitsky city, Ukraine . During 2011-2013 she studied at New York Film Academy on the Faculty of Film directing, graduated from the Cinematography Faculty at the same educational institution. Before joining our team, she have directed four short student films: The suitcase – 2011, Othello’s dream – 2011, Writer – 2012, The law of Nature – 2013.

 

Scriptwriter: Marina Zhuravska

DirectorIryna Asonova  IMDb: ID 8965731

DOP: Kostiantyn Vorobyov

Art directorYevhen Pitenin

Composer: Bohdan Chernyuk

Cast: Oleg Shcherbina, Alice Guryeva, Victoria Moskalenko and Sophia Priyma

Genre: psychological drama

 

Documentary Ukraine – Path to Freedom

 

Documentary about the events on the Maidan during the Revolution of dignity and subsequent events in Ukraine, during 2013-1015, through the eyes of foreigners. The main character – an American history teacher from Cleveland, who arrived to Ukraine to observe how geopolitical world situation are changing with the events in Ukraine and modern history is created.

 

Directed by Oles Chernyuk

 

Documentary “Letters from Maidan”

The documentary premiered exactly six months after the beginning of the Revolution of Dignity.

The documentary premiered exactly six months after the beginning of the Revolution of Dignity.

The film was made by Constant Production (Golden Gate Production Studio) and Fresh Production.

The footage for Letters from Maidan is comprised of videos of the bloodshed on Maidan during the Revolution of Dignity.

Poetry by Tetyana Vlasova, Yevheniya Bilchenko, Andriy Liubka, Olha Kashpor, Oksana Maksymyshyn-Korabel, Anna Bahriana, Larysa Petriv, Olha Kyrylkova, Bohdana Stefura and Myrosla Veresiuk is recited by Vasyl Ilashchuk, Lesia Telniuk, Halyna Telniuk and Nazar Stryhun.

Watch here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqrhnobXVSY

Directed by Lev Karpov, Oles Cherniuk
Director of photography: Iryna Asonova
Footage by Eduard Georgadze, Alisa Kovalenko, Liubov Durakova, Halyna Lavrinets, Oles Cherniuk
Executive producer: Andriy Cherniuk
General producer: Vasyl Ilashchuk