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The Earth is Blue as an Orange


In war-torn Eastern Ukraine, a single mother and her four children, who all have a passion for film, are making a movie about their experience. Poet-filmmaker Iryna Tsilyk visits and becomes their director.   Not rated, suitable for all but small children. 

Tickets $15,  available at the box office and online store CLICK HERE to buy tickets.


Funds from this screening will benefit Happy Child Foundation, established in 2004 to help needy children. (

“A halo of kinship, love and the tenacious power of art is gathered around this film.” Phil Hoad, The Guardian 

“The resilient family in The Earth Is Blue as an Orange likewise turn to film as a means of representation—and also catharsis.” Kathleen Sachs, Chicago Reader

73 minutes

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