Scene from the film My Father Is My Mother's Brother
Scene from the film My Father Is My Mother's Brother
Scene from the film My Father Is My Mother's Brother

My Father Is My Mother's Brother

  • Ukraine
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A bohemian singer/artist becomes a father to his five-year-old niece when his sister's mental health deteriorates, and finds himself awkwardly balancing fairy tales and playtime with his rowdy nightlife and provocative art.


  • Original title
    My Father is my Mother's Brother
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Vadym Ilkov
  • DOP
    Vadym Ilkov
  • Duration
    76 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Ukraine
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Awards
    • Prix du Jury Régionyon, Most innovative feature film of the International Competition, Visions du reel, Nyon (Switzerland, 2018)
    • Cinematic Vision Award, Camden IFF (US, 2018) is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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