Boy of War

Direction
Year
2018
Country
  • Germany
  • Czech Republic
Duration
79min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

Artiom is 18 and he has only one wish: to fight for his homeland – Ukraine. He thinks he knows all about war from YouTube videos. He wears badges, camouflage and practices combat situations. He feels he's ready. He leaves his girlfriend, who’s longing for a normal life, to go to the war raging some train hours away. An observational documentary about the end of childhood.

Details

  • Original title
    Boy of War
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Cyprien Clément-Delmas, Igor Kosenko
  • DOP
    Ivan Castiñeiras
  • Editing
    Martin Reimers, Oscar Loeser
  • Music
    Matouš Hejl
  • Sound
    David Titěra
  • Duration
    79 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2018
  • Country
    • Germany
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Jihlava International Documentary Festival
    • BelDocs International Documentary Festival, Serbia
    • Finale Plzen Film Festival
    • DOK.fest Munich Film Festival
    • Kolkata International Film Festival
    • Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival, China
    • Bergamo Film Meeting
  • Awards
    • VFF Documentary Production Award – DOK.fest München 2019
    • First Light Competition: Special Main Jury Mention - Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2018
    • First Light Competition: Student Jury Award - Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2018

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