The Russian Woodpecker

 

Qukapiku Rus

 

As his country is gripped by revolution and war, a Ukrainian victim of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster discovers a dark secret and must decide whether to risk his life and play his part in the revolution by revealing it.

Director Chad Gracia

Screenplay Chad Gracia

Producers Colin Davis Ram Devineni Cristina Esterás-Ortiz Mike Lerner Marina Orekhova Jeff Roth

Cinematographer Artem Ryzhykov

Editor Chad Gracia  Devin Tanchum

Music Katya Mihailova

 

Cast

Andrei Alexandrovich Fedor Alexandrovich Igor Alexandrovich Andrei Bilyk

Fedor Chebanenko Charlie D’Agata

 

Awards

Independent Spirit Awards Nominated

Sundance Film Festival Won Grand Jury Prize

 

2015 | Ukraine, UK, USA, Finland | 80’

 

 

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