Myroslav Slaboshpytskyi is a Ukrainian film director and screenwriter. He is best known for his feature film The Tribe, which won numerous awards at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
Slaboshpytskyi was born and raised in the city of Kryvyi Rih, in Ukraine. His parents were both engineers, and he was exposed to a broad range of cultural and artistic influences at a young age. He graduated from a technical university with a degree in engineering, but soon realized his passion for film. He moved to Kyiv and attended the Kyiv National University of Culture and Arts, where he studied film direction.
Slaboshpytskyi made his debut feature film, The Tribe, in 2014. It was a critically acclaimed film that was screened at the Cannes Film Festival and won several awards, including the Grand Prix of the Un Certain Regard section. The film tells the story of a group of deaf-mute students at a boarding school and their involvement in a criminal underworld.
Slaboshpytskyi has since continued to make films, such as the 2017 drama Alienation, and the 2020 drama Atlantis. He is also the co-founder of the production company, Fono Film, which produces films by young, up-and-coming Ukrainian directors.
Slaboshpytskyi is highly respected in the Ukrainian film industry, and his films have earned him numerous awards. He is known for his unique style of storytelling, mixing elements of social realism and surrealism. His films are known for their bold visual style and emotionally charged content.
Myroslav Slaboshpytskyi is an important figure in the Ukrainian film industry, and his films have been praised for their originality and boldness. His films have earned him international acclaim, and have established him as an important figure in the world of independent cinema.