Ninth Odessa international film festival will be held from 13 to 21 July.
Yesterday, June 13 anthelme vidaud, program Director of the Odessa international film festival has announced the programme. The screenings will take place in the Festival Palace, “Rodina” movie theater, “Green theatre” and on the potemkinsky ladder. The festival opens with a picture of Benedict Erlingsson “Woman at war”, and a special guest will be Japanese Director Naomi Kawase, informs Rus.Media.
Also planned is a special display dedicated to the memory of the Ukrainian Director Kira Muratova, who on 6 June died.
International competition program
“Styx”, dir. Wolfgang Fischer (Germany, Austria) “Tower. Clear day”, dir. Aoda Selz (Poland) “Three and a half”, dir. Daria gajkalova (India, Ukraine) “Alas”, dir. Babis Makridis, Greece, Poland) “Volcano”, dir. Roman Bondarchuk (Ukraine) “Crystal”, dir. Darya Zhuk (Belarus, Germany, USA, Russia) “Pororoca”, dir. Constantin Popescu (Romania, France) Thunder road, dir. Jim Cummings (USA) “The girl”, dir. Lucas Dont (Belgium) “Paris education”, dir. Jean Paul Civeyrac (France) “Migratory birds”, dir. Ciro Guerra, Christina Gigo (Colombia, Denmark) “Warp”, dir. Annemarie Easr (Palestine, France, Germany, Colombia, Norway, Qatar, UAE)
The contest of European documentaries
“Remote constellation”, dir. Shavon … Msri (USA, Turkey, Netherlands) “69 minutes of the 86 days,” dir. Haskjold Egil Larsen (Norway) “Home games”, dir. Alisa Kovalenko (Ukraine, France, Poland) “Animals and other people”, dir. Flavio Marchetti (Austria) “A lot of kids, monkey and castle”, dir. Gustavo Salmeron (Spain) “Michael and Daniel”, dir. Andrew Zagdanski (Ukraine) “Works”, dir. Christina Vandekerckhove (Belgium) “The eyes of Orson Welles”, dir. Mark Cousins (UK)
This year Odessa international film festival introduced a new award – the best Director in national competition.
The national competition program:
“Hero of my time”, dir. Tonya Noyabreva Delta, dir. Alexander Techinsky “Tera”, dir. Nikon Romanchenko “Gogol Doc”, dir. Alisa Pavlovskaya “When a tree falls”, dir. Marysia Nikitiuk
The national competition program of short films:
“8 hours”, dir. Lena Shulika “Communication”, dir. Zhanna Ozirna “With bated breath”, dir. Alexey Sobolev “Crocodile”, dir. Catherine Ermine “Output”, dir. Jeanne Maksimenko-Dovgich “In joy and only joy” dir. Marina Roshchina “Lifter”, dir. Dmitry Suholitky-Sobchuk “Magnetic storm”, dir. Igor Ghanaian “Mia Donna”, dir. Paul Ostrow “Oh Mark L. Tulip, who talked to flowers”, dir. This Kavala
The non-competition program “Festival of festivals”
“Foxtrot”, dir. Samuel Maoz (Israel, Germany, France, Switzerland). “Prayer”, dir. Cédric Kahn (France) “The reports about Sarah and Salem”, dir. Muayad Alayan (Palestine, Netherlands, Germany, Mexico) “Resentment”, dir. Ziad Doueir (Lebanon, France) “The three faces”, dir. Jafar Panah (Iran) “My daughter”, dir. Laura BSUL (Italy, Germany, Switzerland) “Donbass”, dir. Sergei Loznitsa (Germany, Ukraine, France, The Netherlands, Romania)
Competition program “Special screenings”
“Cacophony of Donbas”, dir. Igor Minaev (Ukraine) “Captain”, dir. Robert Svende (Germany, France, Poland) “Human stream”, dir. AI Weiwei (Germany, USA, Chile, Palestine) “The new life of Goyty”, dir. Levan Koguashvili (Georgia, Croatia, Russia, Ukraine) And tape, dedicated to the 100th anniversary from the birthday of Ingmar Bergman: “Persona” and “Ingmar Bergman: Intermezzo”.
Out-of-competition program of “70 years of Israeli cinema”
“Tikkun”, dir. Swan Avishai (Israel) “Go, live and become”, dir. The Council Mjasnoe (Belgium, Italy, Israel) “And take yourself a wife”, dir. Ronit Elkabetz, Slam Elkabetz (Israel, France) “Ajam”, dir. Skandar Cauchy, Yaron Honor (Israel) “5 hours from Paris”, dir. Prudovsky Leonid (Israel) “The three faces”, dir. Jafar Panah (Iran) “My daughter”, dir. Laura BSUL (Italy, Germany, Switzerland) “Donbass”, dir. Sergei Loznitsa (Germany, Ukraine, France, The Netherlands, Romania)
Competition program “Ukrainian music hall: the Ukrainian retrospective”
Garmon, dir. Igor Savchenko “Summer young”, dir. Alex Churn “Chernomorochka”, dir. Alexey Korenev “We drove, rode”, dir. Yuri Timoshenko And Efim Berezin “Piluna Charity”, dir. Evgeniy Sherstobitov
Out – of-competition program “FESTIVAL of children”
“Big bad Fox and other stories”, dir. Patrick Imbert, Benjamin Renner (France, Belgium) “Villages zalukva all a dream”, dir. Cutty Edfeldt, Lena Anna (Sweden, Netherlands) “Treasure island”, dir. David Cherkassky (Ukraine)
Also as part of this program will be a screening of the finalists of the film festival “kinofest Chldren – 2018”.
The jury included: Director and screenwriter Ritesh Batra (India), Director and screenwriter Igor Minaev (Ukraine, France), producer Eva Lusinska (Poland), Director and screenwriter Arnaud de Palr (France). Another member and Chairman of the jury will be announced later. The national competition programme will be judged by actress Ekaterina Molchanova (Ukraine), producer Marianne Slot (France), Director and writer Levan koguashvili (Georgia), curator of the film market of the Berlinale by Martin Blythe (Germany). Part of FIPRESSI became film critic Sergei Vasiliev (Ukraine), film critic Robert Horton (USA), Explorer movie Sanin Pejkovic (Sweden).European documentary cinema in Odessa will view Programari Dorota Lech (Poland), directed by Ostap Kostyuk (Ukraine). Third party organizers promise to announce.