Philip Sotnychenko

Philip Sotnychenko

Director

Philip Sotnychenko was born in 1989 in Kyiv to a family of filmmakers. In 2016, he graduated in film direction from the Kyiv National Karpenko-Kary University of Theatre and Film. In 2015, he co-founded the NGO CUC (Contemporary Ukrainian Cinema). His 2015 film Son was followed by Technical Break (2017), which won awards at the Tallinn Black Nights festival in Estonia and MediaWave in Hungary, and La Palisiada, which won the FIPRESCI Prize for Best Film at Rotterdam International Film Festival 2023.

Films