Russian Film Programs of the 39th Moscow International Film Festival

The traditional Russian Film Programs of the 39th Moscow International Film Festival will be take place in the House of Cinema of the Filmmakers' Union of the Russian Federation from June, 23d to June, 29th 2017. Irina Pavlova is the creative director and Mikhail Kalinin is the managing director of the programs.   
 
The best new feature films of the last year made by the famous and beginning Russian filmmakers will be shown in the Big Hall of the House of Cinema.  
The panorama of the new Russian animation, documentaries, retrospectives and the short features will be presented in the White and Small hall of the House of cinema of the Russian Federation.  
The discussion clubs on the actual problems of the modern cinema, that will be held during the programs are the following: 
- June, 24th 3 p.m.,  "The monument to the known soldier" (cooperation with the documentary film school named after Mikosha ),
- June, 27th 3 p.m.,   "The future of the cinema between streaming and virtual reality" (Filmmakers' Union film critics' guild's)  ,  
- June, 26th  "Debute cinema in Russia: today and tomorrow" (The young Filmmakers' center),
- June, 28th 3 p.m. – «Short features in Russia. The prospects of the branch development».
 
During the Film Programs the 9th Pitching of the debutes will take place on June, 20th-21th.
 
The Press-Conference on the Russian Film Programs will take place in the Conference hall of the Filmmakers’ Union of Russia on June, 21th at 3 p.m. (Vsilevskaya, 13). The participants of the Press conference: film creators, the festival’s and the Russian Film Programs’ management.
 
On June, 21st at 4.30 pm the opening of the Gosha Lyahovetskiy Exhibition "Birds, fish and flowers" will occur in the Big Hall of the House of Cinema of the filmmakers' union, at 5 p.m. - the opening of Ilias Idarov Exhibition “Cinema and more” in the White Hall. The press-officer of the Russian Film Programs of the 39th MIFF  
 
Elena Retunskaya -  89032063870; mircult@mail.ru