Iryna Tsilyk

is a Ukrainian author and filmmaker. Her film The earth is blue as an orange won the Directing award: world cinema documentary at 2020 Sundance Film Festival.


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No fiction on massacre

PEN Ukraine conversations

In times of war, art is a source of testimony and helps deal with trauma. Tragic events that are too close in time and space, however, can hinder inspiration and raise moral questions on artistic manipulation.