Cinema Escapist

Exploring the world and self through a cinematic lens


Ukraine’s “Servant of the People” is a hidden gem of political comedy


After earning the love of Ukrainian audiences, this satirical show is now available worldwide on Netflix.

“Land of Oblivion” is a refreshingly authentic movie about the Chernobyl disaster


This French-Ukrainian film stars Olga Kurylenko (from the Bond movie "Quantum of Solace") as its lead.