Oleg Bazylewicz

writer, screenplay writer, artist, manager of creative projects, language specialist

Nov. 6, 1964, lives in Kyiv, Ukraine

Languages:

English С1-С2, Polish С1-С2, Spanish В2, Bulgarian В2, Czech В1, Russian C2, Ukrainian native 

Work experience
Since 24.02. 2022 - at war, Ukrainian army, deputy battery commander
2011 - co-founder of a new style in Contemporary Art
Since 2010:  Screenplay writer, writer, artistic director of various film and media projects,
translator, interpreter, graphic and presentation designer, artist
1997-2009:  Project manager in plastic processing and recycling industry
1993-1997:  Representative for Dow Chemical Company (USA) (plastics and polyurethanes, country and CIS regional rep.)
1986-1993:  Research specialist in the Institute of Geography (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; 

Ph.D. in Economic Geography and Environmental Protection); 1991 - UNESCO Man and Biosphere Research Award on Sustainability and Land Use

Education
1981-1986 Kyiv State Shevchenko University, School of Geography

1988-1991 Post-Graduate, Institute of Geography (Academy of Sciences of Ukraine)

Selected filmography

Parateichion (feature film, medieval history drama), 110 min. Pre-production completed, currently pitching. Director: S. Sotnychenko, Producer: T. Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history and geography consultant, artist, project presenter.

Parateichion - the True Story of Nestor-Iskander (investigative documentary film, medieval history), 50 min. Produced and screened in 2019 (supported by UCF). Director and Producer: T. Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history and geography consultant, artist, project presenter. Acting: Nestor-Iskander (main character).

Bovsuny Grannies (feature documentary film about Ukrainian folk singing, 45 min). Produced and screened in 2019. Director and Producer: T. Suchkova. Role: Screenplay writer.

Oroboro Island (sci-fi, TV series, 10 x 45 min, 1 full season). Full screenplay completed in 2019, currently under pitching.. Role: screenplay writer, artist, project presenter.

The Hetman's Heritage (investigative documentary film project about the historical and state-building heritage of the Hetmanate and the family of Skoropadsky - the legacy which is still important for modern Ukraine. In production. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history consultant

Dudu & Lala (music documentary  film) about ethno-cultural musical synthesis, which is Ukrainian-Georgian ethno-fusion presented by this very special internstional duo. In production. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, art consultant.

Kyiv Fortified Region: Recent History of Defense  (documentary film about the old concrete WWII fortifications used again in 2022 to protect Kyiv against the Russian invasion. Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer.   

The Qartlar (feature documentary film about the history of Crimean Tatar people as seen through the eyes of the elderly people recalling the events they witnessed). 60 min. Produced and screened in 2019. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history consultant.

The Palestinian Day Book (investigative and reporting documentary series about modern day life of Palestine, presenting an unbiased and realistic view). 6x15 min. Produced in 2020-2021.  Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history consultant.

The Nonexistent Ones (investigative documentary about the volunteers who help homeless people in Kyiv). 30 min. Produced in 2021. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer.

30 years of independence (a fundamental analytic documentary TV series about the modern history of Ukraine). 8x50 min. Produced in 2015-2021. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, interviewer, history consultant

Respecting The Mystery (TV show, 35 films x 20 min, presenting the basics of Islam teaching and tradition to non-Islamic audiences). Produced and screened in 2014-2016. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, interviewer, stand-up presenter, host, history consultant

The 3d World War (a fundamental documentary cycle investigating the the history and future of the wrold-scae global conflicts). 3 films x 60 min. Produced and screened in 2015-2016. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, interviewer, history consultant

The Cornerstones (a fundamental documentary cycle investigating the key concepts and core values of human existence: Life, Death, Birth, Soul, Family Tree, etc. and presenting both religios and scientific prospective). 11 films x 50 min. Produced and screened in 2015-2018. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, interviewer, history consultant

Qirim. The Right for the Motherland (a cycle of historic documentaries about Crimean Tatars). 3 films x 50 min. Produced in 2018, still in post-production. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history consultant 

The Sectet of the King's Immortality (feature documentary film presenting the history of chess). 50 min. Developemtn and pitching. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history consultant

The Gothic Heritage (doicumentary film presenting the heritage of the Goths and their role in the history of Ukraine). 50 min. Development and pitching. Director and Producer: T.Suchkova. Role: screenplay writer, history consultant, stand-up presenter, interviewer

Ucrania Incognita (a cycle of documentary film presenting little known but still important parts of the historical, cultural and natural heritage of Ukraine). 20 films x 30 min. Developemtn and pitching. Role: screenplay writer, stand-up presenter, art supervisor, interviewer, history consultant

I Live Here (a social drama &comedy feature film about the the immigrants who moved from the Middle East to Ukraine in the late 80-ies). Screenplay finished in 2016, the project is in developemnt.

The Miracle of Ivanivka (a sport and social drama & comedy feature film about an imaginary football team from a peripherial town). Screenplay finished in 2018, the project is in developemnt.

Other film projects: I love Shodnica and Trusjan Weiss - Truskawiec (documentary films about the history and future of water treatment resorts of the Carpathians); The Opera (about the opera theatre in Lviv, Ukraine); Maidan - Unveiling (investigative documentary about the beginning of the Ukrainian Revolution in 2013); Yuzivka-Stalino-Donetsk - The Time Machine (about the history of Donetsk city), etc. - screenplay writer, art director, graphic designer, history consultant (for some projects - also a music composer)

Contacts:  tel. +380 95 4630250,   e-mail: olgbzl@gmail.com 

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