Esthetic Education (Ukraine, 38min)

Directed by: Sofiko Abanoidze


Louis Franck

Take the rhythm section of Ukraine’s most famous band. Add an actor turned singer with a birthmark. And you have Esthetic Education a band loved by fellow musicians that confused and delighted Eastern Europe in equal measure. This documentary looks at a group that emerged with the Orange Revolution and burned brightly before spinning out of control and crashing to earth with even the band members wondering what happened.