best cannes first feature in the oiff competition program
Another one contester of the International competition – a French film Party Girl – was introduced by its directors Marie Amachoukeli and Claire Burger. Winners of Caméra d'or for the best first feature film from the Cannes Film Festival discussed current trends in French cinema, topics of the film and shared details of shooting.
Creative meeting with Evgeniya Dodina: "Actor's nature always remains"
Evegeniya Dodina, the famous Israeli actress and the member of the OIFF-2014 International Competition Jury held a creative meeting with the Summer Film School students and told about her career in theatre, the difference between film and theatre actors and the importance of coincidences in fate.
The Pitching session was held within the OIFF Film Industry Office. Ukrainian and co-produced with Ukraine feature films intended for theatrical distribution compete for a prize of 50,000 UAH from UDP development company, an official partner of OIFF.
The Ukrainian "New Wave": Shorts. Part I
In the overcrowded hall of the Festival Center a screening of 7 out of 13 short films competing in the National Competition took place. The directors presented their pictures and answered the viewers’ questions. Later a press conference was held, during which the journalists could learn the details of creative process and technological aspects of film shooting.
Way to Freedom: Czech "Velvet Terrorists"
The screening of the documentary film "Velvet terrorists" was held within the section "Way to Freedom”, dedicated to the three participants of the revolution in Czechoslovakia. Picture was presented by the director Ivan Ostrochovský and cameraman Martin Kollar. Moderated a discussion session after journalist and civic activist Natalia Gumenuk, a journalist and civil activist, moderated an after-screening discussion.
National Competition. "The Green Jacket"
Camera crew of Ukrainian thriller "The Green Jacket" presented their work within the National Competition of the 5th Odessa Film Festival.