Five-Star Films, Barbara Steffek-Hill: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (1964)
Directed by Sergei Parajanov
Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.
Main Library Auditorium
Film aficionado Barbara Steffek-Hill handpicked four films for her series featuring both classic and popular cinema made-up from the celebrated Ukrainian catalog.
In a tale of star-crossed love, Ivan falls in love with Marichka, who happens to be the daughter of the man who killed his own father. When Marichka dies unexpectedly, Ivan is haunted by her death. This internationally acclaimed film is one of the best-known films in all of Ukrainian cinema. Ukrainian with English subtitles.