Archive of films Pamfir / Pamfir

Ukraine / France / Poland / Chile / Germany / Luxembourg
2022, 107 min

Section: Horizons
Year: 2022

The inhabitants of a remote Carpathian village are getting ready for a traditional costumed celebration. Leonid (known as Pamfir) returns home after having spent several months working abroad. When his son Nazar ends up in trouble, Pamfir doesn’t hesitate. He decides to return to his dark past and to take one more risk… Set in the colorful world of the Ukrainian-Romanian border region, Pamfir masterfully combines elements of Greek tragedy, Western, and thriller and brings to the screen one of the most charismatic protagonists of recent years.


Synopsis

The inhabitants of a remote Carpathian village are getting ready for Malanka, a traditional costumed celebration. At the same time, Leonid (whom everyone calls Pamfir) returns home after having spent several months working abroad. For this massive, taciturn man who only rarely breaks a smile, family is everything. When his son Nazar ends up in trouble, Pamfir doesn’t hesitate. He decides to return to his dark past and to take one more risk… In his confident debut set in the colorful world of the Ukrainian-Romanian border region, Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk masterfully combines elements of Greek tragedy, Western, and thriller and brings to the screen one of the most charismatic protagonists of recent years.


Lenka Tyrpáková

About the director

Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk (1983, Uman, Ukraine). Filmography: Weightlifter (Shtangist, 2018, short), Pamfir (2022).

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About the film

Color, DCP

Section: Horizons
   
Director: Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk
Screenplay: Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk
Dir. of Photography: Nikita Kuzmenko
Music: Laëtitia Pansanel-Garric
Sound: Serhiy Stepanskyy, Matthieu Deniau
Editor: Nikodem Chabior
Art Director: Ivan Mykhailov
Producer: Aleksandra Kostina, Jane Yatsuta, Laura Briand, Bogna Szewczyk, Klaudia Smieja- Rostworowska, Giancarlo Nasi
Production: Bosonfilm, Les Films d’Ici, Madants, Quijote Films
Coproduction: Mainstream Pictures, Wady Films, Soilfilms, Moderator Inwestycje, Studio Orlando
Cast: Oleksandr Yatsentyuk, Stanislav Potyak, Solomiya Kyrylova
Sales: Indie Sales

Guests

Sasha Kostina

Producer

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