Roses. Film-Cabaret is a documentary cinéma vérité, following Dakh Daughters – an intellectual freak cabaret band, created by seven actresses under the roof of Kyiv’s experimental contemporary theater Dakh.
About the director
In 2000 Irena Stetsenko graduated from Kyiv National I. K. Karpenko-Kary Theatre, Cinema and Television University, receiving a diploma in Sound Directing. Worked as a sound producer and sound designer with TV stations, documentary film productions, and musicians. Since 2013, she has been fully attached to the Freak Cabaret Dakh Daughters Band as a sound producer and a director of their music documentary video stories. In 2017 graduated from Serhiy Bukovsky Film Program in Directing Documentary Film. Her debut feature documentary ROSES. FILM-CABARET was introduced at DOCUDAYS UA in March 2021 and had its international premiere at Sheffield DocFest, festival distribution is currently ongoing.