Program

Film Industry Office of 12th OIFF will be held on August 15 - 20 in Odesa (hotel "Londonskaya")

15 August

10:30 - 11:00 Discussion “Contemporary creative industry: a swamp or blue ocean?”

  • speakers: Olena Kurta, Vladyslav Bilotskyi

11:05 - 12:00 Presentations of digital platforms in the casting industry:
 DzygaMDB, E-Talenta, Dreamcast

  • speakers: Anna Machukh, Philipp Mogilnitskiy, Olga Lyubarova

12:15 - 13:45 Discussion “Digitalization of the casting industry. Zoom castings and other challenges of the pandemic: problems or new horizons”

  • speakers: Timka Grin, Pavlo Makarchenko, Arina Petrova , Viktoria Ilyina

14:00 - 15:30 Lecture “International market. Opportunities for actors.
Finding an agent in Ukraine and Europe”

  • speakers: Piotr Bartuszek, Philipp Mogilnitskiy, Sasha Nimenko, Armina Nimenko

15:45 - 16:30 Lecture “Talent manager as a necessary part of the casting industry. Experience of starting a new profession and first cases of a manager-actor collaboration”

  • speaker: Olesya Matskevich

16:45 - 17:30 Case Study “Ukrainian actors on the map of Europe. Success stories”

  • speakers: Tatiana Vladzimirskaya, Oksana Cherkashyna, Rob Feldman, Vyacheslav Babenkov, Katerina Molchanova

18:00 - 19:30 Discussion with foreign speakers “Perception of the profession of casting director in Ukraine and the world”

  • speakers: Alla Samoilenko, Timka Grin, Piotr Bartuszek, Olga Lyubarova

16 August

12:00 - 14:00 Public talk “How to Create a Successful Pitch”

-speakers: Maryna Kuderchuk (Head of the Ukrainian State Film Agency/USFA), Artem Koliubaev (Head of the Council for State Support of Cinematography, producer), Polina Tolmachova (Member of the Council for State Support of Cinematography, film marketing expert), Oleksii Trytenko (Member of the Council for State Support of Cinematography, film director, actor) - moderator: Alona Tymoshenko, Head of the Ukrainian Film School

17 August

11:00 - 11:30 FIAU – progress report, plans for the future, Q&A

  • speakers: Dmytro Sukhanov, Natalia Libet

11:30 - 12:00 A-class festivals and how to get there

  • speakers: Natalia Libet, Olga Beskhmelnytsina

12:00 - 12:40 Public Talk "Eurimage. Experience of cooperation with the foundation"

  • speakers: Vladimir Yatsenko, Maksym Nakonechnyi, Darya Bassel

12:40 - 13:00 Bullmastiff. Double debut of equal opportunities: experience of involving interns in filming;

  • speaker: Anastasia Bukovskaya

13:00 - 14:00 Public Talk: Ukraine and the Oscars. Experience of Ukrainian Producers

  • speaker: Vladimir Yatsenko

14:00-15:00 Public Talk: "Co Pro with Ukraine"

  • speakers: Vladimir Yatsenko, Dmytro Sukhanov, Anna Rozalska

16:00 –16:20 Presentation of the Ukrainian Female Film Industry (UFFI)

  • speakers: Ksenia Bugrimova (director, producer), Larisa Gutarevich (producer)

16:20 – 17:00

 Public Talk “So what do you think is happening with the women in Ukrainian film industry?”

17:00 – 18:00 Public Talk “Why Ukraine?”;

  • moderator: Kayvan Mashayekh (PWB Founder),
  • speakers: Irakli Chikvaidze (Partner of Essential Film Productions, UK, and Founder of Sarke Studios, GE/UA), Alla Belaya (Producer, Sarke Studio), Larissa Gutarevich (Production#1)

18:00 – 19:00 Presentation Producing high-quality synthetic speech for films with AI.

  • speaker: Alex Serdiuk

19:00 – 20:00 Content creation: global trends, decision-making process by studios and how Ukraine can benefit from them to attract global projects; speakers: Thomas Hughes

, Karen Isahakyan

18 August

IV Networking of film offices, location managers and tourist destinations — “Synergy of film & tourism industries”

11:00 – 11:15 Welcome words

11:15 – 12:15 Panel Discussion "Cinema as the driver of tourism"

  • speakers: Pavlo Sushko, Andriy Osipov, Luc Chénier, Serhiy Mirankov, Ivan Liptuga, Ryta Grebenchikova
  • moderator: Vyacheslav Yegorov

12:15 – 12:35 Coffee Break

12:35 – 13:35 Panel Discussion “Location management in Ukraine: creation of the association and regional initiatives”, Presentation of the Lviv Location Guide project;

  • speakers: Markus Bensch, Iryna Klymenko, Viktor Shevchenko, Marta Lotysh, Oleksandr Moyseenko, Volodymyr Svezhetsev, Nadia Iskandarova, Anna Volkova

13:35 – 14:30 Lunch Break

14:30 – 15:30 Panel Discussion “Film Commissions in Ukraine” s

  • peakers: Vladyslav Sevryukov, Maryana Zaklinska-Kogut, Vyacheslav Yehorov, Halyna Sulyma, Ihor Didenko

15:30 – 15:50 Coffee Break

15:50 – 17:00 Art & Travel Festival

19 August

11:00 – 15:00 Presentations of the Pitching projects

15:00 – 16:00 Break

16:00 – 17:30 Co-production agreements in film production: France, Israel, Canada. Practical aspects

  • speakers: Yuliya Shevchuk (First Deputy Head of the Ukrainian State Film Agency), Daria Lysak (Embassy of Canada to Ukraine Trade Commissioner, Creative Industries), Anna Zharova (co-Founder & CEO Israeli Ukrainian Alliance), Olena Fetisova (producer, scriptwriter, director)
  • moderator: Olexandra Kostina

20 August

10:00 – 14:00 Presentations of Work in Progess projects Gagarin Plaza, «Multiplex» cinema

15:00 – 16:00 Break

16:00 - 16:30 Presentation: Trends in the audiovisual sector, 2010—2030

  • speaker: Viktoria Tihipko

16:30 – 18:30 Opportunities for financing of cinema in Ukraine

  • speakers: Maryna Kuderchuk, Pavlo Sushko, Ilona Demchenko, Dmytro Reshetchenko, Alona Dmukhovska, Vladimir Yatsenko, Natalie Movshovych


18:45 Awards ceremony for the winners of Pitching and Work in Progress