Ivanovo region prepares to host the VIII international film festival
The opening VIII international film festival " Zerkalo " will be held in, Plyos, Ivanovo region on June 10. In solemn actions will take part the head of the region Pavel Konkov, head of the IFF " Zerkalo " Pavel Lungin, Authorized by the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation, told the journalist of the news Agency in the organizing Committee of the forum.
in the main contest includes paintings Directors from Russia, Hungary, Turkey, Greece, Estonia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Austria, Chile.
the jury of the VIII international film festival " Zerkalo " included the Director Huang JI from China, Portuguese actress Isabel Ruth, program Director of the festival " Kinotavr " Sitora Aliyeva, American actress and producer Heidi Jo Markel and Director of the World Forni from Slovakia.
The festival will visit famous Directors, actors of theatre and cinema. This year the festival invited Vladimir Khotinenko, Karen Shakhnazarov, Krzysztof Zanussi, Maria Golubkina, Ekaterina Vilkova, Ilya Lubimov, Svetlana Ustinova, Vladimir Mashkov, Leonid Kanevsky, Heidi Jo Markel, Vincent Perez, the World Forni, Isabel Ruth, Huang JI.
in the main competition program of the film festival " Zerkalo " has ten films that will compete for the main prize of the competition. The competition program included several debuts, a Film loosely based on the language of gestures, pictures of women Directors and stories about the relationship in the family. The most anticipated premiere of the VIII international film festival will be a presentation of paintings by Alexei German " Hard to be a God " based on the novel by the Strugatsky brothers. The film will present Svetlana Karmalita.
The award " for contribution to cinema " will be awarded to the Director and script writer Konstantin Lopushansky, which is considered a disciple of Andrei Tarkovsky. Movies melodies will be possible to see in the program " Tarkovsky context ". Remember that Konstantin Lopushansky was Chairman of the jury of the II international film festival " Zerkalo ".
the closing event of the festival will be held fifteen June in the hall of the musical theatre of Ivanovo. Traditionally the awarding ceremony of the honorable guests of the international film festival " Zerkalo " will be held on the red carpet.