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    Viktor Yanukovych interview with BBC Newsnight

    Ukraine’s former president, and current fugitive, Viktor Yanukovych sat down with BBC Newsnight to do his first interview with western media on Monday, June 22 2015. It’s not surprise that Yanukovych denies any wrong doing in the fleecing of Ukraine, blames the war in eastern Ukraine and annexation of Crimea on the Maidan revolution and feels that […]

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    The Tribe – Ukrainian Sign Language Film Winning Praises

    Ukrainian film The Tribe has quietly been winning praise as a unique and poetic film. Winner of multiple 2014 Cannes Film Festival Awards (including the coveted Critics’ Week Grand Prix), Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy‘s The Tribe is an undeniably original and intense feature debut set in the insular world of a Ukrainian high school for the deaf. The […]

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    Ukraine band create amazing music video with iPhones & iPads

    Ukrainian based indie band Brunettes Shoot Blondes released their music video for Knock Knock back in 2014 to much praise. Its been heralded as a ground breaking animated short featuring 14 iPhones and iPads and this past weekend won the ‘Best Concept’ award at the Berlin Music Video Awards 2015. The band also has another cool […]

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    Ukrainians Impress on America’s Got Talent

    Tuesday’s performance of America’s Got Talent, Ukrainian dance team ‘Freckled Sky‘ received the Golden Buzzer from judge Howard Stern. Their performance was breathtaking and inspiring. Freckled Sky consists of dance members Olga Sokolova and Jalen Preston and behind the scenes a whole cast of Ukrainians, partnered with Ukrainian company Front Pictures. Most notably director Oleg Bodnarchuk. Look […]

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    Vyshyvanka Day

    Today the world celebrates Vyshyvanka Day, where all Ukrainians celebrate their heritage wearing the traditional shirt of their homeland, the vyshyvanka sorotchka. As you may have seen in previous posts, it looks like the Ukrainian style is becoming vogue these days. But do you know what the embrodery means? The video above is a brief lesson […]

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    The Ukrainian Insurgent Army – Chronicles 1942-1954 (Part One)

    Fantastic documentary from director Taras Khymych about the Ukrainian Insurgent Army during and after World War II. For those looking to learn about why the Insurgent Army formed, and why it fought for independence, this is the film to watch. Fantastic stuff. English version narrated by Edward Burns. Find more great Ukrainian Documentaries here: http://documentary.org.ua