In the Kiev Opera house began in the XV international festival of Orthodox film “Pokrov”

Viewing of competitive works will take place in Kyiv cinema House from 6 to 8 October

In the Kiev Opera house began in the XV international festival of Orthodox film “Pokrov”, it involved 60 films from Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Finland and other countries, the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

This year the theme of the festival of youth and its place in spiritual processes. “A lot of good short films, animation, children’s Ukrainian,” – said about the participants of a member of the festival jury Protodeacon Alexander Karpenko.

The majority of participants are young Directors, but the themes that they raise are not frivolous. “The young guys are the future and we must work together to build our Ukraine”, – said General Director of the festival Archpriest Alexander Akulov.

Read more about his painting correspondents said the Director Maria maresova: “It is dedicated to the love in our lives very little. It’s not just love as we understand it, is romantic, it is Ministry.”

The festival opened with the premiere of the documentary “the Baptism of Rus”.

Also, the festival held an event in memory of the famous Ukrainian Director Alexander Stolyarov, who passed away this summer, which showed the film “Ordinary Saint”.

“The film is about the monk, of the Holy our days Paisii the Holy mountain. it is our joint work with Alexander,” – said about the picture the representative of the producer center “Pokrov” Natalia zaeva.

Viewing of competitive works will take place in Kyiv cinema House from 6 to 8 October.