a special screening of animated film The boy and the world At OIFF-2015
The screening of animated cartoon The Boy and the World will take place at OIFF – 2015, within the framework of the section “OIFF for Kids: with Children Kinofest”. The film was made by Brazilian director Alê Abreu, the winner of the biggest in Europe Annecy International Animated Film Festival (France).
tascombank increased the prize money of the National Competition Program
CO TASCOMBANK, general partner of the OIFF, has increased two and a half times the amount of prize money for the Best Director and Best Acting categories of the National Competition: from 10 000 to 25 000 UAH.
The European Film Academy awards the Potemkin Stairs in Odessa the title “Treasures of European Film Culture”
On the occasion of the Odessa International Film Festival, taking place from 10 – 18 July, the European Film Academy will award the Potemkin Stairs in Odessa the title “Treasures of European Film Culture”.
Jury of the National competition program
Award-winning director Aleksey Fedorchenko (Russia), General Director of Forum des Images Laurence Herszberg (France), film producer Elena Yershova (Ukraine), and art-director of the European Film Festival Subtitle Richard Cook (Ireland) will be rating the films from the National Competition program.
OIFF 2015 Way to Freedom Program
Introduced in 2014 OIFF section Way to Freedom, which screens films about the role of civil society, will include six documentaries and two features on human rights and the fight for freedom.
Honorary Guests of the 6th Odessa International Film Festival
Среди почетных гостей ОМКФ-2015 были заявлены директор Каннского кинофестиваля - француз Тьерри Фремо и ирландский режиссер, шестикратный номинант на премию Оскар, Джим Шеридан.