Man’s work

Short, 15’, Ukraine-Austria, 2015

The 37-year-old man is working for a Corporation, which is engaged in illegal occupation of rural land. Leaving for another "object", he discovers a huge unfinished cathedral at the infinite field. He needs to decide what to do with the cathedral, as well as to subdue a farmer who rightfully owns the land.



Alexandr Prischepa

Roman Yasinovsky

Igor Linshits

Timur Gimadiev

Leonid Andrienko



Story&directing: Marina Stepanska

Camera: Sebastian Thaler 

Sound: Sergiy Stepansky 

Visual: Anatoliy Lavrenishin 

Executive producer: Katya Lachina

Line producer: Darya Bassel

1st AD: Dmitriy Kovalev

Sound recordists: Oleg Golovyoshkin, Roman Siruk, Nikolay Streletsky

Tecnical producer: Nikolay Vlasov


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19 July 2015
The Best Short Film in National Competition Program was awarded to the film Man's Work by Maria Stepanska for “the wonderful sense of cinematographic matter and the coherent actors’ performance”.
6 November 2015
"Man's Work" (National competition of "Molodist IFF") got a Diploma "for the strong actors ensemble and director's impressive work with the actors".