The 8th day of OIFF: screening of the prize-winning film of the Cannes Film Festival “The Square”, the final screenings of the competition programmes, master classes and special events.
The third block of the National Short Film Competition, the final screenings at the Festival Palace, special events and master classes from Sergei Loznitsa and the guest of honour Agnieszka Holland
WINNERS OF PITCHING, WORK IN PROGRESS AND OIFF SCRIPTEAST SERIES PROJECTS
On the last day of the Film Industry Office, winners of three professional contests were announced: OIFF ScripTeast Series Projects, Project Pitching and Work in progress
Sergei Loznitsa: “A film is a code that needs to be decoded, and the director does not fully know what is encoded in it”
On July 21, the Summer Film School of the 8th OIFF held a meeting with Sergei Loznitsa on the topic “Directing a feature film” (based on the film “A Gentle Creature”)
Agnieszka Holland: “Nowadays it’s more difficult to be a great director than in the 60s”
On July 21 at OIFF, the participants of the Summer Film School met with the Chairwoman of the European Film Academy, three-time Oscar nominee, winner of the Silver Bear of Berlinale-2017, famous Polish director Agnieszka Holland
The last day of Film Industry Office
On the last day of the professional section there was a presentation of Work in Progress, in which films of Ukrainian production or co-production at the stage of post-production were presented
Lia Akhedzhakova and Sergei Loznitsa present the film “A Gentle Creature”
At the 8th OIFF, actress Lia Akhedzhakova, director Sergei Loznitsa and the creative team presented the film “A Gentle Creature”, nominated for the Golden Palm in Cannes