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by Lesia Kordonets


During the Paralympics in Sochi, the Russians annexed the Crimean peninsula. As a result, the Ukrainian team loses its training base, some even lose their citizenship. While the borders around them are constantly being shifted, Ukrainian athletes in the war-torn country have to adapt to the new historical circumstances in order to qualify for the next Paralympics.

international title: Pushing Boundaries
original title: Pushing Boundaries
country: Switzerland
year: 2021
genre: documentary
directed by: Lesia Kordonets
film run: 102'
screenplay: Lesia Kordonets
cinematography by: Lesia Kordonets, Volodymyr Palylyk
film editing: Lesia Kordonets, Martin Arpagaus, Gesa Marten
music: Christoph Scherbaum
producer: Karin Koch
production: Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG, Zürcher Hochschule der Künste ZHdK, SRF - Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen

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