CineGame Ukraine


A contemporary Ukrainian research-based digital art game for developing narrative skills and cinema literacy

In collaboration with Kharkiv State Academy of Culture

The MSCA4Ukraine research program

Part of the European Commission’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

Project No. 1233058

Implementation time: 01/04/2023-31/03/2025

Researchers: PhD Yuliia Kovalenko, scientific supervisor Ieva Gintere

Budget: 146 659,20 EUR

The two researchers are working on an educational virtual environment "CineGame Ukraine" to represent modern Ukrainian cinema, as well as, in cooperation with the Kharkiv State Academy of Culture, to support cinematography students in the process of creating cinema narrative and studying contemporary aesthetics.
The project envisages further development of modern cultural heritage and research on serious art games carried out at ViA since 2018.


Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences

Cēsu street 4, Tērbatas street 10, Valmiera, LV-4201, Latvija

Company reg. Nr. LV90001342592