First international short film festival starts in Yakutsk
Yakutia 24 TV channel: The first international short film festival “Meters” started in the republic capital on Saturday, February 29.
“Russia – My History” museum will show more than 100 works from Spain, France, Croatia, Belgium, Ukraine and Belarus during two days.
The Russian and Yakut filmmakers will also take part in the festival. About 90 works have been submitted in two main nominations – “Best Documentary” and “Best Feature Film”, 40 more – in the nominations “Animation”, “Mobile Cinema” and others.
According to the contest organizers, they host the festival to help young filmmakers realize their potential and introduce people to the culture of short films.