Маріуполь в огні (Mariupol on Fire)
Director: Vyacheslav Slavik Bihun
Ukraine I 15min I Documentary, Experimental I 2022
Mariupol On Fire
Vyacheslav Slavik Bihun I Ukraine I 15min I Documentary, Experimental (Asian Premiere) 2022
"Mariupol on Fire" is a collection of one-minute 9:16 films about Mariupol during the 2022 war in Ukraine as a part of series "Ukraine on Fire 2".
Bakunawa Fest 9 will project the micro-films and will make them available for everyone to watch here. The filmmaker's YouTube account is linked to this page so you can view the harrowing documented images by the filmmaker.
Ukrainian film director and legal philosopher. Educated at leading universities in Ukraine and abroad, Dr Bihun prior to turning to filmmaking worked as a lawyer at the European Court in Strasbourg. He was later trained as film director at Sorbonne (adaptation of fiction and political cinema) and Baltic Film School. The filmmaker, active from 2013-14, shot films in Ukraine, Georgia, Estonia and France, nominated at more than 100 film festivals and celebrated with over 50 awards. He's well noted for active promotion of Ukrainian cinema. One of the founders and Supervisory Board’s chairman of the newly created Directors Guild of Ukraine.