Famous Movies From Ukraine

List of popular movies from Ukraine, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Ukraine are included. This list of famous films made in Ukraine includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Ukraine should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Ukraine is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

Examples of movies on this list include Women Without Men and My Joy. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Ukraine?"
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  • East/West
    Catherine Deneuve, Sandrine Bonnaire, Oleg Menshikov
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Régis Wargnier
    East/West is a 1999 French-Ukrainian-Russian-Spanish-Bulgarian film directed by Régis Wargnier, starring Sandrine Bonnaire, Oleg Menshikov, Sergei Bodrov Jr. and Catherine Deneuve. Authors of ...more
  • Women Without Men
    Navid Navid, Mina Azarian, Bijan Daneshmand
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Shirin Neshat, Shoja Azari
    The streets of Tehran, Iran, are teeming with protesters objecting to the overthrow of the prime minister, but four disparate women have more immediate concerns. Farrokhlagha's (Arita Shahrzad) ...more

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  • Arsenal
    Sergei Petrov, Semyon Svashenko, Amvroziy Buchma
    • Released: 1929
    • Directed by: Alexander Dovzhenko
    Arsenal is a Soviet film by Ukrainian director Alexander Dovzhenko. The film was made in 1928 and released early in 1929. It is the second film in his "Ukraine Trilogy", the first being Zvenigora and ...more
  • A Driver for Vera
    Andrei Panin, Bohdan Stupka, Marina Golub
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Pavel Chukhray
    A Driver for Vera is a Ukrainian-Russian co-produced psychological drama film from 2004, set in 1962 Sevastopol, Ukraine, directed and written by Russian Pavel Chukhrai. The film won numerous Russian ...more
  • Innocent Saturday
    Anton Shagin, Vyacheslav Petkun, Vasilij Guzov
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Alexander Mindadze
    Innocent Saturday is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Aleksander Mindadze.
  • My Joy
    Vlad Ivanov, Vladimir Golovin, Olga Shuvalova
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Sergei Loznitsa
    My Joy is a 2010 Ukrainian road movie directed by Sergei Loznitsa. It is set in the western regions of Russia, somewhere near Smolensk. My Joy was the first Ukrainian film ever to compete for the ...more