FILMMAKER LEV OMELCHENKO DOCUMENTS HIS GRANDMOTHER LIDA, AS SHE TENDS TO HER HOMESTEAD IN RURAL SOLONITSA, UKRAINE ON THE DAY OF HER 70TH BIRTHDAY.

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FILMMAKER

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Lev Omelchenko - Director

Lev Omelchenko is a Visual Artist and Community Organizer. He was born in Ukraine and immigrated with his family in childhood to Brooklyn. He is currently based in Atlanta, GA. His film work is driven by collaborations with local artists and utilization of unusual and forgotten spaces. He plays with questions of modern rediscovery of ancient and sacred modes of existing, community vs individualism and the importance of diversity for imagination.

Reel: https://vimeo.com/231159034