The Earth is Blue as an Orange

Ukrainian film "The Earth Is Blue Like an Orange"How much power can art have in wartime?

Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 7PM

Powell Family Cinema

College of Film and the Moving ImageWesleyan University


Film Screening with Director Iryna Tsilyk and Producer Anna Kapustina

Sundance Best Director World Documentary Cinema Award 2020

Sponsored by Wesleyan University College of Film and the Moving Image, Center for the Arts, Dance Department, Ukrainian Self Reliance New England Federal Credit Union, Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies Program, Fries Center for Global Studies, College of the Environment, Allbritton Center for Public Life.

Ukrainian film “The Earth Is Blue Like an Orange”

Official trailer:

Running time of film – 74 min.

To cope with the daily trauma of living in a war-zone, the single mother, Anna and her four children are making a film together about their life in Donbas, Ukraine.

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