Ukrainian singer Kristina Solovii unveiled video for the lyrical song “Sciacca” in the words of Ivan Franko, which is the soundtrack to the historic movie “Cool 1918”.
For Christine Solovey this is the first experience of cooperation with the film industry.
“I remember when I was fascinated with Svyatoslav Vakarchuk’s soundtrack to the film “Stolen happiness” on motives of a drama of Ivan Franko. Then me and a dream was born to write its soundtrack. Song I wrote on the text a favorite of Ivan Franko. The song was written over five years ago, and the text – in the last century. It’s pulsating and exciting that the reunion Day of Ukraine, they came together in one space and become the accompaniment of the film “Steep 1918”, – says the singer.
Note that except for the song “Sciacca” in the movie “Cool 1918” also includes the famous song of the group “Okean Elzy” performed by Christina Solovey.
The painting “Steep 1918” devoted to the 100th anniversary of the battle, in which a detachment of 400 cadets halted the offensive of 4-th division of the red army in the direction of Kiev. The battle took place near the railway station Kruty in Chernihiv region and allowed the Ukrainian people’s Republic to buy time for the signing of the Brest-Litovsk peace Treaty. The film will be released in cinemas on 7 February. Was previously published a movie trailer.
We will add that in Kiev on the wall of a house at Bolshaya Vasylkivska, 111/113, near the Palace of Ukraine was created the mural “Cool”, authored by artist Andrew Palval.