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Pysanka: The Ukrainian Easter Egg

USA, 1976 (MIFF 1977)

Director: Slavko Nowytski

This film tells of the myth and magic behind the ancient tradition of the 'pysanky', the decorated Ukrainian Easter eggs; demonstrates the technique used, and explains the symbolism of the designs.

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