Ivan Prykhodko is one of the latest folk artists in Ukraine. He is self-tought, lives in a village and everything that he creates in painting or carving is naïve and genuine. His worldview, his microcosm are full of beauty and joy. One day, Ivan’s paintings get to an exhibition in the Art arsenal — the main expohall of the country. Will he opt for the glamorous city life and the community of art critics and agents or will stay in his small cottage?
Film festival Kharkiv MeetDocs 2021.
International Human Rights Documentary Festival Docudays UA, 2021, Grand prix.
Festival Hot Docs, Canada, 2021.
Andrii Lysetskyi was born in 1982 in Kyiv. He is a representative of the third generation of the most gifted cameramen in Ukraine. He graduated from I.K. Karpenko-Karii Kyiv National University of Theatre, Cinema and Television. His filmography as a cameraman includes over 30 films that have been awarded with numerous prizes. “Ivan’s Land” is the first documentary film directed by Andrii.