President Petro Poroshenko appointed grants to young filmmakers for the creation and implementation of creative projects. This reports the press service of the AP.
Director Olga Gavrilova will receive a grant in the amount of 59 000 UAH for the production of animated short film “the World opposite”, Director Maxim Nakonechny – 68 000 UAH for the production of short films “New year’s eve in the family circle”, and the Director of Ernes of Sariharjo – 93 000 UAH for the production of short fiction film “the Nail”.
All were nine applicants for grants from the President of three non-fiction film, four games and two animated.
“Three of the winning project among others stand out bright images, topical relevance and development potential of the project, the Commission therefore recommended that they award grants of the President of Ukraine”, – is told in the message.
As noted in the AA, competition for a grant of the President in the field of cinematography is conducted by the State Agency for cinema since 1999. “Its goal is the provision of state financial support to young artists for the creation and implementation of socially significant creative film projects. Grant can get a young worker in the field of cinematography under the age of 35 years”, – stated in the message.