14 Pews, 800 Aurora Street Houston, TX 77009

This August ahead of 31st Anniversary of Ukrainie's Independence together with the Ukrainian American Cultural Club of Houston we'd like to invite you to three film screenings, proceeds from which will benefit Ukraine in its fight for survival.

We are happy to partner with 14 Pews, a local neighbourhood cinema and an artist-run nonprofit, which is passionate about engaging and challenging their audiences through the visual arts, film and theater.

These screenings would not be possible without support from FILM.UA and WILD BUNCH International, and personally HOMEWARD's director Nariman Aliev.

All movies are screened in UKRAINIAN with ENGLISH SUBTITLES.

ЧЕРКАСИ (2019)

August 6, 2022

Ukrainian with English subtitles

RSVP Tickets by donating to HTX4UKRAINE
$20 minimum donation per person*
Please make sure to list "
FILM6" when donating

* this is an 18+ screening

Cherkasy, also known as U311 Cherkasy, is a Ukrainian feature film about the defense of the eponymous naval Natya-class minesweeper, blocked by Russian troops in Donuzlav Bay, Crimea during the 2014 capture of Southern Naval Base.

ДОДОМУ (2019)

August 13, 2022

Ukrainian with English subtitles

RSVP Tickets by donating to HTX4UKRAINE
$20 minimum donation per person*
Please make sure to list "
FILM13" when donating

* this is an 18+ screening

A road movie and family drama. A Crimean Tatar father who’s lost his son to the war between Russia and Ukraine resolves to bring the boy’s body back to the land of his birth. He and his younger son set out on a journey to their home in Crimea that will profoundly mark their relationship. This film was featured at the ‘Un certain regard’ programme at the Cannes Film Festival. The Ukrainian Oscar.

Committee selected Homeward as its submission for Best International Feature Film for the 92nd Academy Awards.


August 20, 2022

Ukrainian with English subtitles

RSVP Tickets by donating to HTX4UKRAINE
$20 minimum donation per person
($10 for kids 12 and under)

Please make sure to list "
FILM20" when donating

A well-known chef sets out on a journey across Ukraine to uncover the most fascinating borsch recipes and to find the secret ingredients which make this dish so unique. During this trip, the chef reaches a conclusion that it is the people from different regions of Ukraine who cook borscht, their shared values and diverse traditions are the true secret ingredients.
On July 7, 2022 the Culture of Ukrainian borscht cooking was inscribed on UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding.

23 August, 7pm-9pm (doors open at 6pm)
AvantGarden Houston, 411 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

=== УКР (ENG below) Благодійний концерт до Дня Незалежності України з легендарним гуртом СКАЙ. Всі найкращі хіти та нові пісні у виконанні Олега Собчука та команди. Живий звук! Частина зібраних коштів буде передана Ukraine House та спрямована на лікування та протезування поранених під час військових дій. Двері відчиняються о 18:00. Початок концерту в 19:00 Запрошуємо фанів будь якого віку!

=== ENG Concert of one of the most well known Ukrainian rock bands, SKAI, in honor of the 31st Anniversary of Ukraine's Independence! Greatest hits and new material will be awaiting you on the night! Performing 100% LIVE! Funds raised from ticket sales will benefit Ukraine House, a US-based charitable organization aiming to support wounded veterans by providing prosthetic services and medical treatments. Doors open at 6PM Show starts at 7PM ALL AGES SHOW

Marking the 31 Years of Ukraine's Independence & 6 Months of full-scale Invasion

WHERE: Intersection of Westheimer Rd & Post Oak Blvd (Near Starbucks)
WHEN: Wednesday, August 24, 17:30-19:30

Join us on this, both special and a very difficult day for Ukraine! Rally with us for FREEDOM and centuries-long HISTORY and LEGACY of the Ukrainian Nation. Rally for the BRAVE Ukrainians, who are protecting and dying for the values, we here in America hold so dear - family, liberty and justice! Rally against the brutal and senseless war waged by russian federation. Rally against the bully! Rally for LIFE. Rally for the FUTURE, not just of Ukraine, but of the entire WORLD


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