Ukraine Film Industry Has Booth at Cannes International Film Market
The booth is designed to highlight the domestic film industry and market potential for films produced or released in Ukraine
Photos Ukrainian State Film Agency
The Ukrainian national pavilion has officially opened at the Marché du Film annual international film market at the Cannes Film Festival.
“At the Ukrainian pavilion, film industry professionals from all over the world can get acquainted with printing and video materials of recent Ukrainian movies, get information about our film industry, analytical and statistical materials about the Ukrainian film market and legislation in the field of cinema,” the press service of the Ukrainian State Film Agency posted on Facebook.
The meetings of Ukrainian producers with current and potential foreign partners are being held at the pavilion. The slogan for this year is Ukraine Is Your Destination.
Ukrainian Culture Minister Yevhen Nyshchuk, Chairman of the Ukrainian State Film Agency Pylyp Ilyenko, Director General of the Molodist Kyiv International Film Festival Andriy Khalpakhchi, Executive Director of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation Yulia Fediv and dozens of Ukrainian filmmakers have already visited the pavilion.
The stands of the Ukrainian pavilion are decorated with motifs of paintings by Ukrainian folk artist Maria Prymachenko.
The Ukrainian national pavilion will be open until the film market closes on May 25, 2019.