Nuclear Waste

UIP Award, Grimstad Festival

by Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy. Ukraine, 25', fiction

Sergiy and Sveta live in Chernobyl. He is a truck-driver at a radioactive waste plant. She works at a radioactive decontamination station. Their work and life are dictated by one unchangeable rhythm with clockwork precision. But what sets this mechanism in motion - day by day?