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Taras Shevchenko:

The first samurai

The story takes place in 1844. Rescuing from the persecution of the emperor of Japan, the samurai falls on the territory of Ukraine. Eventually he meets the young Taras Shevchenko, whom he decides to teach traditional Japanese martial arts. Together, heroes begin to fight for the freedom of the Ukrainian people.


Genre: Historical Fantasy, Western

Audience: 16+

Premiere: 5 March 2020

Running time: 90 min

Production: Kristi films supported by the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine

Start filming: July 2019

Directed and written by: Roman Perfilyev

Cast : Roman Lutsky

Producer : Yuri Minzyanov

Stage of production : Preparation for shooting

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