Special Issue 9: Ukrainian Cinema (December 2009)

Guest Editor: Vitaly Chernetsky

Vitaly Chernetsky is assistant professor at Miami University.

Editorial:

Vitaly Chernetsky: “Defining and Exploring Ukrainian Cinema”

Articles:

Bohdan Nebesio: “Panfuturists and the Ukrainian Film Culture of the 1920s”

Joshua First: “Ukrainian National Cinema and the Concept of the ‘Poetic’”

Oleksiy Radynski: “The Corman Effect: A Give-and-take between Soviet and American Cold-war Science Fiction Film”

James Steffen: Kyiv Frescoes: Sergei Paradjanov’s Unrealized Film Project”

Vitaly Chernetsky: Annychka’s Anomaly: A Daughter’s Rebellion in a ‘Non-Soviet’ Soviet War Film”

Herbert Eagle: “How Poetic Structure Counters Socialist Realist Narrative in Illienko’s White Bird with a Black Spot

Olga Bryukhovetska: “Chernobyl: Half-life of the Soviet Imaginary”

Ol’ha Papash and Stanislav Menzelevsky: “Kira Muratova’s Anti-Cinema”

Oleksiy Radynski: “Light-Sensitive Materials: SVEMA”

Alla Nedashkivska: “The Language Situation in Ukraine: A Pursuit of Reality or Idealized Symbolism in the Film Orange Sky?”

Reviews:

Andrei Rogatchevski: Oles' Ianchuk’s Famine ’33 (Holod-33, 1991)

Stanislav Menzelevsky: Vadym Kastelli’s Hunt for Cossack Gold (Vpered, za skarbamy het'mana!, 1993)

Lars Kristensen: Viacheslav Krishtofovich’s A Friend of the Deceased (Pryiatel' nebizhchyka/Priiatel' pokoinika,1997)

Lesya Prokopenko: Alexander Shapiro’s Cicuta (Tsykuta, 2002)

Rory Finnin: Oles' Sanin's Mamai (2003)

Deborah Jones: Alexander Shapiro’s The Guidebook (Putivnyk/Putevoditel', 2004)

Maryna Bazylevych: Sasha (Oleksandr) Kirienko's Orange Sky (Pomarancheve nebo, 2006) and Alan Badoev's OrANGELove (2006)

Svitlana Krys: Liubomyr Kobyl'chuk’s The Pit (Shtol'nia, 2006)

Svitlana Matviyenko: Alexander Shapiro’s HappyPeople (2006) and Casting (2008)

Volha Isakava: Eva Neyman’s At the River (Bilia richky/U reki, 2007)

Joshua First: Ihor Podol'chak’s Las Meninas (2008)

Lesya Prokopenko: Petro Pinchuk and Ievhen Berezniak’s The Song of Taras Bulba (Duma pro Tarasa Bul'bu, 2009)

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Updated: 09 Jan 10