YEAR … As eldest Mira dreams of becoming a cinematographer, the family helps create stylised scenes as the bombs descend in the neighbouring region. You may not purchase more tickets at this time. Because of this there can be great drama when characters who represent a wide range of moral viewpoints come together or into conflict.. While the outside world is made of bombings and chaos, single mother Anna and her four children have managed to keep their house as a safe haven, full of life and full of light. Your account is missing details required to buy tickets. Moreover, Tsilyk is the author of eight books published in Ukraine (which include poetry, prose, and children’s books). Terms, Conditions, & Privacy Policy • Fostering artists at the convergence of film, art, media, live performance, music & technology. Directing Award: World Cinema Documentary. Mira’s re-creations ratchet up the drama, using local soldiers, tanks, and even her own grandmother to tell terrifying tales of survival. Exquisitely shot and bold in its metastorytelling approach, director Iryna Tsilyk’s documentary follows single mother Anna and her four children as they document their lives under siege in Ukraine. The twinned ideas eventually turn into one emotional documentary in the form of “The Earth Is Blue as an Orange,” which is gearing up to debut at Sundance later this month… Courtesy Cat&Docs. Meanwhile, Iryna quietly captures their more quotidian moments during their shoots and in between takes—scenes that include Mira’s siblings squabbling over line readings, cozy dinners by the fire, and Anna’s compassionate gaze as she watches Mira apply to film school. Be the first to receive festival announcement and exclusives, plus giveaways and offers. document.write(new Date().getFullYear()); This is "The Earth Is Blue As an Orange" by Nikola Scepanovic on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. [[ (item.title || item.description) | stripTags ]], [[ item.price != 0 ? To cope with the daily trauma of living in a war-zone, Anna and her children are making a film together about their life in the most surreal surroundings. Single mother Hanna and her four children live in the front-line war zone of Donbas, Ukraine. The Earth Is Blue as an Orange, the first feature documentary from Ukraine to screen at the Sundance Film Festival, is a worthy addition to an elite league headlined by Restrepo, The White Helmets, For Sama and Midnight Traveller. Eventually, the two projects fuse into a single vision that gorgeously encapsulates the extremes of war, both its explosive trauma and its mundane peripheral existence in everyday life. But there’s something remarkably distinct … Offering resources for writers developing episodic content. Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates! Mira’s re-creations ratchet up the drama, using local soldiers, tanks, and even her own grandmother to tell terrifying tales of survival. Empowering filmmakers navigating the changing business of independent film. Your session is going to expire. To cope with the daily trauma of living in a war-zone, Anna and her children are making a film together about their life in the most surreal surroundings. The Earth Is Blue as an Orange. As bombs descend on neighboring homes, the family construct, act in, and edit stylized scenes of dangerous predicaments they’ve lived to tell. All life forms need water, without it there would be no life. Iryna Tsilyk (born in 1982 in Kyiv) is a Ukrainian filmmaker and writer and is the author and director of several short fiction and documentary films. To cope with the daily trauma of living in a war-zone, Anna and her children are making a film together about their life in the most surreal surroundings. Please visit your profile to fill out the required details. Exil, Iryna Tsilyk, Sundance, Sundance Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival 2020, The Earth is Blue as an Orange. Please visit your profile to fill out the required details. Eventually, the two projects fuse into a single vision that gorgeously encapsulates the extremes of war, both its explosive trauma and its mundane peripheral existence in everyday life. Earth is sometimes called "blue planet." Stay informed with BIFF eNews. Offering resources for writers developing episodic content. With miraculous insight, The Earth Is Blue as an Orange observes a family—and a filmmaker—cope with war using their cameras, working in tandem to create meaning out of a meaningless conflict. Advising and nurturing independent film's creative producers. Showcasing the creativity of short films, and supporting those who make them. Providing year-round support to a next generation of filmmakers. New York premiere. The Earth is blue as an orange premiered at the last edition of Sundance Film Festival (January 2020) and won the Directing Award in the World Cinema Documentary category. Directed by Iryna Tsilyk. - MS - MS Directing Award: World Cinema Documentary, Sundance Film Festival 2020 The Earth is Blue as an Orange (Sundance) From: The Radio from Hell Show. In this push and pull between the real and the constructed, The Earth is Blue As An Orange is an insightful display of the power of art to transcend reality. 70 min. Directing Award: World Cinema Documentary Exquisitely shot and bold in its metastorytelling approach, director Iryna Tsilyk’s documentary follows single mother Anna and her four children as they document their lives under siege in Ukraine.Eldest daughter Mira dreams of becoming a cinematographer. The documentary The Earth Is Blue as an Orange [+ ] is a Lithuanian-Ukrainian production and has just been presented in the World Cinema Documentary Competition of this year's Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Directing Award. With miraculous insight, The Earth Is Blue as an Orange observes a family—and a filmmaker—cope with war using their cameras, working in tandem to create meaning out of a meaningless conflict. [[ screening.startDate | amDateFormat: "dddd, MMMM Do" ]], [[ screening.startDate | amDateFormat: "h:mm A" ]]. Copyright © Engaging and celebrating native and indigenous storytellers around the world. Exciting a new generation (ages 18-24) to the power of story. The Earth is Blue as an Orange” is the story about a family living in the front-line warzone of Donbas, Ukraine. With Ganna Gladka, Stanislav Gladky, Anastasiia Trofymchuk, Myroslava Trofymchuk. In this Sundance award-winner, war and peace happen in the same place—in fact, inside the same home. 04/02/2020 | Sundance 2020 | World Cinema Documentary Competition Fostering artists at the convergence of film, art, media, live performance, music & technology. It is also regularly available. Review: The Earth Is Blue as an Orange. THE EARTH IS BLUE AS AN ORANGE Mon 05 Oct TIX AT VENUE ONLY 06:30pm 74mins New Farm Six Cinemas. document.write(new Date().getFullYear()); You may not purchase more tickets at this time. The Earth Is Blue Like an Orange, a title derived from poetry by French surrealist Paul Éluard (1895-1952), evokes the collective memory of 2020 through eight artists’ differing viewpoints. 0 0 10 months ago. The Earth Is Blue as an Orange Director Iryna Tsilyk’s documentary follows a meta-storytelling approach about a single mother and her four children under the siege in Ukraine. Iryna Tsilyk, Director: The Earth Is Blue as an Orange. Copyright © Connecting composers and directors to nurture the development of music in film. As bombs descend on neighboring homes, the family construct, act in, and edit stylized scenes of dangerous predicaments they’ve lived to tell. 00:00. CATEGORY World Cinema Documentary Competition. Festival Section: World Cinema Documentary Competition Country: Ukraine/Lithuania Sundance Program Description: Exquisitely shot and bold in its metastorytelling approach, director Iryna Tsilyk’s documentary follows single mother … on Jan 24, 2020. Showcasing the creativity of short films, and supporting those who make them. View All Critic Reviews (2) ... Sundance 2020 Movie Scorecard Terms, Conditions, & Privacy Policy • The Earth Is Blue as an Orange | Beldocs To cope with the daily trauma of living in a war-zone, Anna and her children are making a film together about their life in the most surreal surroundings. Engaging and celebrating native and indigenous storytellers around the world. This film will be only available to viewers in the United States. For the first time in history, a movie of a Ukrainian director was presented in the program of the Sundance Festival in the United States. The Earth is Blue as an Orange will screen virtually from October 2-12, 2020. Tallgrass Film Association Search Events | Tallgrass Film Association entertains, educates and inspires audiences in the Wichita community and beyond by showcasing the best of independent films from around the world through an annual 5-day film festival, year-round special screenings and events, and our annual 36 hour filmmaking competition Take 36. 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