The program and the jury of the "Open Night" have been announced (Announcement)
The program and the jury of the "Open Night - take 18" to be held on the night of 27 to 28 of June in the city of Uzhgorod have been announced! Very soon - this weekend - a grand holiday for all who love the art of cinema.
"Open Night" is the festival of contemporary Ukrainian short films that aims to open new Ukrainian names in the field of cinema and television production. For the 18th year in a row, connoisseurs of cinema get together in late June to enjoy new Ukrainian films.
The uniqueness of the festival is that film screenings will take place in more than 40 Ukrainian cities and abroad in countries such as France, Belgium, Poland, Moldova, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Cyprus, Canada.
The festival this year was made possible by the support of general sponsors of the festival - "1+1 media", "Raiffeisen Bank Aval" and the State Cinema Agency of Ukraine.
According to the founder of the festival, the famous Ukrainian director Mykhailo Illienko, this year, more than 250 movies was submitted for the contest, but the program of the festival includes the best 47 of them.
After the screening, each viewer will be able to choose the best film in their opinion. The author of the short film, that will receive the most votes, will be given the People's Choice Award.
The film festival program can be found here: http://bit.ly/opennight2015_program
The jury of the festival "Open Night - take 18":
Diana Popova - the Director of the Department of Culture of the KCSA, Oleksandr Tkachenko - the General Director of the "1+1 Media", Volodymyr Lavrenchuk - the Chairman of the Board of the "Raiffeisen Bank Aval", Ilya Svidler - the President of the International Organization "CinemaHall", Shimon Stemplevsky - the Director of the Polish Film Festival "Short Waves", Oleksiy Panich - historian of philosophy, cultural studies scholar and translator, Irma Vitovska - actress, the Kapranovs brothers - writers, Vitaly Sheremetiev - producer.
The organizers of the festival in Uzhgorod, the International Organization "CinemaHall" and the time-cafe "OGGI" promise that viewers will not have time to be bored. The program of the festival:
The grand opening of the festival "Open Night - take 2015"
Live broadcast of the Opening Ceremony from the city of Kyiv
Screening of films from the competition and non-competition program of the festival
A delicious surprise from general partners of the show, Snekkin ™, Semki ™, Kozatska Slava ™,
A warm friendly atmosphere,
Voting for the best film according to spectators
Live broadcast of the Awarding Ceremony and the Closing the festival from the city Kyiv,
The venue of the festival: Time Cafe "OGGI",
The beginning: June 27 at 19.30,
Admission fee is 20 UAH
Mandatory registration for the event: http://bit.ly/opennight2015