How EU helps preserve Ukrainian culture

Artists, researchers and active citizens from Ukraine are getting involved in the European Year of Cultural Heritage, successfully implementing a number of projects that aim to preserve the country’s cultural legacy. Read more


How “Creative Europe” helps Ukrainian cultural projects

Yuliia Fediv, executive director of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation and Head of the National Bureau “Creative Europe”, during conversation with the editor-in-chief of the “Antiquar” magazine, talked about the peculiarities, the current state and the immediate prospects of the two grant institutions. Read more

Ukrainian movie hitting European film and animation forums

Ethno music, endangered species, costumes from leading fashion designers, and animation inspired by nature and traditions. That is what the upcoming Ukrainian animated film “Mavka: The Forest Song” is all about. The film tells the story of a magical creature, Mavka, who is based on the fairy play “Forest Song” by Lesia Ukrainka and Slavic mythology imagery.

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Collecting sparkles of real life and splicing them together: documentaries about displaced persons filmed in Ukraine

Hromadske TV and the Thomson Foundation have produced two documentaries about the lives of forcibly-displaced people from Donbas and Crimea. The documentaries were made within the framework of the “Regional Voices” project funded by the EU. Read more