Narratives from Ukraine

Explore a rich complement of narratives developed by Ukrainian writers and filmmakers, as well as a selection of nonfiction titles that shed some light on Ukraine’s complex and fascinating history.


The Battle for Sevastopol: The war catches young Lyudmila Pavlichenko off-guard. She volunteers in the army and is moved to the front line after a brief stint in the sniper school….

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Oscar Best Picture 2022 Nominees

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Belfast– A poignant story of love, laughter, and loss in one boy’s childhood,…

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Open Door Policy / The Hold Steady

After seven albums, some bands may find it hard to find inspiration and keep going but The Hold Steady return to form with the rejoining of their keyboardist. On “Open Door Policy”, the backdrop provided by the musicians  couples perfectly with lead singer Craig Finn’s storytelling (more than straight verse-chorus-verse) sing-speaking style, practically picking up where the left off when the keyboardist initially left the band in 2010….