In Tbilisi an international film school named ”Young Filmmakers Community” will take place from 30th May until 3rd June 2016. The main programme will be the short film competition in which, by secret vote from the accredited jury participants, the best ones will be chosen. Among the films in competition there is also “The Gift” directed by Dumitru Grosei, produced by ROVA Film (Romania) and coproduced by Alternative Cinema (Moldova).
During the creative workshops there will be professional analyses of the films by world-renowned filmmakers: Alexandr Sokurov (”Faust”, ”Francophony”), Alexander Mindadze (”Sweet Hans, Dear Peter”), Alexei Fedorcenko (”Oatmeal”, ”Revolution Angels”), Natalia Kudriashova (”Pioneers – Heroes”), Natalia Merkulova și Alexei Ciupov (”Intimate parts”). All these films will also be screened during these days in Tbilisi.
A part of these workshops will be dedicated for discussion of script ideas, which will be filmed by the new generation directors after the results of the film school from Tbilisi.
Project director – producer Veaceslav Shmirov. Programme manager – Alexandr Jukov. The film school is financed by Humanitarian Cooperation International Fund for CIS states and partner structures from Georgia.