06.10.2012 — 06.10.2012

17:00             19:00

Presentation of Euhen Syvokin's memoirs

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Presentation of a newly-published memoirs book From the Unpublished by the Ukrainian cartoon classic Euhen Syvokin, dedicated to the director’s 75th anniversary, is a special event of the Dovzhenko Centre at the Arsenal Book Festival 2012. The presentation will host Euhen Syvokin himself, who will show and discuss his best animation works, such as Kompromiks (2002), And the Snow Will Cover the Road (2005), Save and Protect (2008) and others.


Euhen Syvokin is one of the most important Ukrainian animators of our time. As a screenwriter, art director, and producer, he was involved in creation of more than 30 animated films that won prizes at international film festivals Step (Southwark, UK), AniMadrid, Golden Knight Malta IFF, KinoLev Independent Film Festival (Lviv, Ukraine), Zagreb IFF, Festival International du Court Métrage à Clermont-Ferrand, Festival di Dervio and others. Syvokin brought up several generations of contemporary Ukrainian animators. From the Unpublished is the second director’s book.


The presentation will take place in Mystetskyi Arsenal (Art Arsenal) in the Film Viewing Zone on October 6, 2012, at 17.00.

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