There is a land deep deep inside

It is a dance reflection on the decision to live. After global destructive events that destroy internal supports. During the all-encompassing pain of an inner world that is cracking and collapsing.
This film is a search for an answer to the question:

What is the soil for life?

This film was shooted in summer 2022 during the residency in Budapest. It was nearly half a year of war in Ukraine.

  • Iryna Tychyna
  • Flora Borovyk
  • Iryna Tychyna
  • Myro Klochko
  • Gergely Ofner
  • Yana Shliabanska
  • Iris Rogozhyna
    Costume Designer
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    5 minutes 36 seconds
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    January 15, 2023
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    200 USD
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Director Biography - Iryna Tychyna, Flora Borovyk

Iryna Tychyna is a Ukrainian artist working at the intersection of multiple genres. With experience in Plastic Drama Theater (Kyiv) and a background in classical ballet and improvisation, Iryna is a skilled movement researcher. She has participated in poetry readings at the Theater Center "Word and voice" (Lviv) and has also explored videopoetry. Her interests in anthropology and psychology have informed her work.
She has completed a director's course in dramatic and modern theater.
Iryna is inspired by the exploration of human beings and aims to create profound and meaningful works of art on stage or in a visual medium.

Flora Borovyk is an actress and film scholar from Kyiv, Ukraine. She pursued further training in acting at the theater studio of Kyiv National Operetta Theater and has been actively engaged in Ukrainian movie production as a leading, supportive, and episodes actress. She graduated from Karpenko-Kary National University of theater, cinema, and TV as a magister of cinema art and TV art and has since become a film scholar and teacher. Flora is currently working on a dissertation titled "Fine art world traditions in films of Tarkovsky." She has also taught at the National Academy of fine arts in Kyiv and collaborated with the international interdisciplinary festival of contemporary art GOGOLFEST. Flora is a member of the all-Ukrainian organization Contemporary dance platform and is passionate about developing and implementing concepts of site-specific performances in festivals and art events.

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