Ostarbeiter (2019) 2:00

(Director, Producer, Producer, Editor, Art Direction, Sound Design, VFX)

Combining family photos, original photographic work, social media screenshots, and Ukrainian cultural artifacts, this work has been created in conjunction with a documentary film project by the same name. 'Ostarbeiter' examines the effects of transgenerational trauma and Nazi Germany's slave laborer program that impacted the lives of between 3-5 million Central and Eastern Europeans during World War II.

Narration: Lukia Costello

Follow this project on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/ostarbeiterfilm

Dedicated to Maria Sywenkyj (Markevych). May she rest in peace. 

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