Brother's Keeper Ferit Karahan


Production company: Boson Film

World premiere: Quinzaine des Réalisateurs Cannes 2022



Western Ukraine, on the eve of a traditional carnival. Pamfir returns to his family after months of absence. Their love is so unconditional that when his only child starts a fire in the prayer house, Pamfir has no other choice but to reconnect with his troubled past to repair his son’s fault. He will be taken on a risky path with irreversible consequences.


Director: Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk

Writer: Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk

Editor: Nikodem Chabior

Producers: Aleksandra Kostina, Jane Yatsuta

Co- Producers: Laura Briand at Les Films d’Ici (France), Bogna Szewczyk and Klaudia Smieja- Rostworowska at Madants (Poland), Giancarlo Nasi at Quijote Films (Chile)

Cast: Oleksandr Yatsentyuk (Pamfir), Stanislav Potyak (Nazar), Solomiya Kyrylova (Olena), Olena Khokhlatkina(Mother), Myroslav Makoviychuk (Father), Ivan Sharan (Brother)

World Sales: Indie Sales