Support and development of Ukrainian cinematography inside the country and on international stage, popularization of high-level intellectual films. Main professional platform that gathers Ukrainian and foreign filmmakers. Exclusive film premieres, workshops of leading world filmmakers and unique festive atmosphere – all of this bring together 9 days of Odesa International Film Festival!
The British Council, in partnership with Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre (Kyiv, Ukraine) are launching Envision Sound – the first-ever professional development programme for film composers in Ukraine, to be held in Kyiv on 21-27 January 2018.
The 8th OIFF, held from July 14 to 22, sums up its results
At the closing ceremony of the 8th OIFF, French actress Isabelle Huppert and Polish director Agnieszka Holland received Golden Duke awards for Lifetime Achievement.
On July 22 at the Odesa Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre took place the grand closing ceremony of the 8th OIFF. The main prize – the Grand Prix – based on the results of the audience vote was awarded to the film “King of the Belgians” by Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth. Director Roman Bondarchuk became the recepient of the Golden Duke’ for the film “Dixie Land” in the nomination “Best Feature Film”. “The Leading Role” by Serhiy Bukovsky became the best documentary. Isabelle Huppert and Agnieszka Holland received awards for their contribution to cinema.
French actress Isabelle Huppert, whose filmography consists of more than 100 films, will be a special guest at the 8th Odesa International Film Festival
Investors Club is a closed business event that took place on July 21 as part of the business programme of the 8th Odesa International Film Festival. The event was made possible thanks to the support of the venture fund TA Ventures, TASKOMBANK and IL Decameron Clubhouse Odessa