Ukranian Fan-Made Witcher Film is Finally Finished
Unlike the Netflix show, the short is based on the game series
After three years of development, the final version of The Witcher short film made by Ukranian fans was shown at a preview screening, the creators announced on July 24. The indie short is titled The Witcher: The Hunting and, unlike the Netflix series, is set before the events of the third entry of the game series.
Geralt of Rivia is played by Polish cosplayer Dariusz Janicki, who was previously awarded by CDPR for his performance of the Witcher. Other characters featured in the film include Ciri, Yennefer, Triss and Dandelion.
See the trailer below:
The creators of the film, Oleksa Melnyk and Oles Yusipchuk, will soon announce the big screen premiere in Lviv and Kyiv, which will be free to attend by anyone interested.