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UKRAINIAN BAROQUE

1991
color
30'53"
Ukrainian

Script Y.Aseyev, L.Borysova
Director L.Borysova

 


 

Wonderful exquisite baroque style has come to Ukraine in the middle of the 17th century that was the epoch of liberation wars and awakening of the national consciousness. Ukraine has given to the world its own variant of baroque style enriched with traditions of folk art and architecture. There is only Kyiv's style of Ukrainian baroque showed in the film. There are live and destroyed masterpieces of architecture being demonstrated in it. We can see Rastrelli's and Grygorovych-Barskyi's creations among them.