Nuclear Waste

Director: Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy
Englisht title: Nuclear Waste
Original title: Yaderni Wydhody
2012/ Ukraine/ HD/ 25’/ Fiction/ Colour

CREDITS
Script: Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy;   Photography:  Dmytro Sannykov;  Editing: Kristof Hoornaert;   Sound: Sergiy Stepanskiy;    Leading actors:   Svetlana Shtanko, Sergiy Gavryluk; Producer: Denys Ivanov 

SYNOPSIS

Sergiy and Sveta live in Chernobyl. Sergiy is a truck-driver at a radioactive wastes utilization plant. Sveta works at a radioactive decontamination laundry. Their work and their life are dictated by one unchangeable rhythm with clockwork precision. But what sets this mechanism in motion - day by day.


FILMOGRAPHY

Born in Kiev in 1974, in Kiev (Ukraine) His film “DIAGNOSIS” has been nominated for Golden Bear. His next short film “DEAFNESS” is his second Berlinale outing and also got a Golden Bear nomination. In the autumn of 2010, has received a grant for development of his first full-length feature film “TRIBE"from the Hubert Bals Fund of Rotterdam Film Festival. In 2012, Myroslav won the Silver Leopard of the Locarno Film Festival’s competition program "Pardi di domani" for his film "Nuclear Waste”.

AWARDS
Festival del film Locarno 2012 (Locarno, Switzerland)Silver Leopard of Tomorrow;Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival 2013 (Belgrade, Serbia) Golden medal for best animated, short or experimental filmFestival Message to Men IFF Official Selection 2012 (St.Petersburg, Russia) 2in1 IFF, Non-Competition Program (Moscow, Russia) Molodist IFF 2012, national competition (Kiyv, Ukraine) ZINEBI 2012 (Bilbao, Spain) International Film Festival Rotterdam 2013, official selection (Rotterdam, Netherlands) IndieLisboa 2013 (Lisboa, Portugal) Dresden Film fest 2013 (Dresden, Germany) Sofia International Film Festival 2013 (Sofia, Bulgaria) Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival 2013 (Belgrade, Serbia) Golden medal for best animated, short or experimental film Busan International Short Film Festival (Busan, South Korea) Norwegian Short Film Festival in Grimstad (Grimstad, Norway) International Uranium Film Festival (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) Odessa International Film Festival (Odessa, Ukraine

 

 

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