The Tribe
The Tribe

The Tribe

Director Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy

Production year 2014

Length 132min.

Country Ukraine

screenings

13 Jul 2018 12:00 Moscow Cinema, Red Hall

SYNOPSIS

Deaf mute Sergey enters a specialized boarding school for deaf-and-dumb. In this new place, he needs to find his way through the hierarchy of the school’s network dealing with crimes and prostitution, the Tribe. Deaf mute Sergey enters a specialized boarding school for deaf-and-dumb. In this new place, he needs to find his way through the hierarchy of the school’s network dealing with crimes and prostitution, the Tribe. By taking part of several robberies, he gets propelled higher into the organization. Then he meets one of the Chief’s concubines Anna, and unwillingly breaks all the unwritten rules of the tribe.

CAST & CREW

Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy
Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy

Director

Producer

Valentyn Vasyanovych, Iya Myslytska

Script

Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy

Director of Photography

Valentyn Vasyanovych

Production designer

Vlad Odudenko

Sound

Sergiy Stepanskiy

Edit

Valentyn Vasyanovych

Cast

Grigoriy Fesenko, Yana Novikova, Rosa Babiy, Alexander Dsiadevich, Yaroslav Biletskiy, Ivan Tishko

Production company

Garmata Film Production

Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy

Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy graduated from the filmmaking department of the Kyiv State Institute of Theatre and Arts, named after I. K. Karpenko-Kariy, majoring in feature film directing. He has worked at film studios in Kiev ( Dovzhenko Film Studio) and in St. Petersburg (Lenfilm Studios). His second film Diagnosis has been nominated for Golden Bear. His next short film Deafness is his second Berlinale outing and also got a Golden Bear nomination. In 2010, he received a grant for development of his first full-length feature film The Tribe from the Hubert Bals Fund of Rotterdam IFF. In 2012, he won the Silver Leopard of the Locarno FF competition program. In 2013, Nuclear Waste was nominated for EFA Award. Member of EFA, since 2013.


Filmography

The Guard (1995, short), The Incident (2006, short), Diagnosis (2009, short), Deafness (2010, short), Nuclear Waste (2012, short), The Tribe (2014)

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