Festival-2013

The Third Zabaikalsky International Film Festival will take place in the city of Chita in May 30 – June 2, 2013. The main objective of the event is to promote the cinema art within different target audiences via films from Europe, Asia and Russia.

The main theme of the Third Zabaikalsky International Film Festival is the union and the creation. Nowadays, when the informational streams become fast and faster and the people drift apart, festival reminds that the art – and especially the cinema – is able to unite and to support the men of all conditions.

Preliminarily program
Competition will consist of eight full-length features participated and marked at major film events and made in 2011-2013.
The wide range of non-competitive and retrospective screenings will present the genre diversity of the cinema:

  • Russian and Soviet costume dramas
  • film interpretations – the new for local audience!
  • popular comedies and melodramas
  • animations for kids and their parents
  • special screenings
  • Nights of shorts – traditional exclusive program of best world shorts
It is also planned to broaden the format of the event, to increase the number of venues (including completely new cinema hall) and to launch the new series of programs for all generations. Also a few events devoted to Children’s Day (June 1 in Russia) will be held in frameworks of the Third Zabaikalsky International Film Festival

This year the world-wide and Russia-wide acknowledged film professionals are going to visit Chita. Actors, producers and directors not just simply unveil their projects but also give a master-classes and meetings with creative audience and take part in the festival’s Gala Show. The jury of the Third Zabaikalsky International Film Festival will consist of leading film professionals from Russia, Europe and Asia.

President of the Third Zabaikalsky International Film Festival - Alexander Mikhailov, actor, People’s Artist of RSFSR.

Traditionally, the script competition and the shorts competition for amateur filmmakers from Zabaikalsky Region will be launched in the beginning of 2013. The special prizes will be awarded.

The Third Zabaikalsky International Film Festival will became again the notable event in the cultural life of the region. It will present the whole range of the trends of the contemporary world cinema and let the audience to meet the favorite and popular actors from Russia and abroad.

The idea of the Festival – NP “Zabaikalskoe Zemlyachestvo”
The General Sponsor – ZAO “InterMediaGroup”
Information Partner – StarHit Magazine