Me, a Knife and a Lighter


    • Olha Zhurba
    • Ukraine, Netherlands, Denmark
    idfaberthafund_01 IDFA Bertha Fund


    A coming of age portrait of Roma from being a 13-year old hero of the Maidan revolution, through an orphanage to an uncertain adulthood in his small Ukrainian home town.

    Project information

    Supported with €17000 for Classic: Production & postproduction 2019
    Countries of production
    Ukraine, Netherlands, Denmark
    Production status
    In post-production
    Estimated length
    75 min


    Olha Zhurba
    Darya Bassel for Moon Man
    Willem Baptist for Tangerine Tree, Anne Köhncke for Final Cut for Real

    About IDFA Bertha Fund


    The IDFA Bertha Fund aims to stimulate and empower the creative documentary sector in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Eastern Europe by supporting remarkable and innovative documentary projects by talented filmmakers from these countries.

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