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According to the rules of the documentary genre, real people and events are in the frame. THE MEGOGO ORIGINALS team documented Denis without changes. The original, as well as the dubbed Ukrainian track by MEGOGO VOICE studio, is available for viewers of the media service.
The movie was presented at the Odesa International Film Festival 2023 as part of the special screening program "Chronicles of War".
The main character of the first part is Denis Vlasenko, a former painter-director who lived in Hostomel. He was one of the people who met the war first. Under the volley of automatic gunfire, the man took out his family – two sons and wife – and returned to join the police after that. Currently, Denis is in combat positions in Bakhmut.
The main characters of the second part are serviceman Kolia Serha, founder of the Cultural Forces of Ukraine, musicians Oleksandr Yarmak, Oleksandr Chemerov, as well as serviceman and poet Pavlo Vyshebaba.
The guys see their goal as increasing the cultural level of the population in the de-occupied territories.
The episode was filmed after the Kharkiv region's bigger part de-occupation in 2022.
The plot of the third part centers on Oleksandr Huts with the call sign "Balu" and his brethren.
Oleksandr is a former businessman, and now he is an airborne scout. The hero and his unit, supported by artillery, destroyed dozens of enemy vehicles.
The main character of the fourth part is Andrii Turkov, a dentist and combat medic with the call sign "Turok". He works at evacuating fighters from the ground up. His unit has saved many lives. Andrii serves in the "Flash" evacuation unit and other units of the defense forces.
Despite the war and active participation in it, Andrii continues to practice dentistry when he has free time between combat missions.