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International Film Festival of Asian Pacific Countries “Pacific Meridian”, Vladivostok

"Pacific Meridian" International Film Festival
49, Svetlanskaya Street
690091 Vladivostok
Russia
phone +7 (423) 230-20-74
fax +7-4232-413116
http://www.pacificmeridianfest.ru
email: office@pacificmeridianfest.ru

General & Art Director
Mr YefimZvenyatsky
zvenyatsky@vtc.ru

Program Director
Mr Yury Goncharov
goncharov@pacificmeridianfest.ru

Year of Foundation 2003

Event Date from 12 September 2020 till 18 September 2020

in Vladivostok, Russia

Sections Competitions for features and shorts (up to 30 min);
Non Competitive Sections: Panorama, Russian Cinema, Special Screenings, Retrospective Screenings of World Cinema Masters, Seminars and workshops

Terms of Entry Competition:
Only films from the Asian Pacific Region or in co-production with a country of the Asian Pacific Region and finished after 1 January 2019 can participate in the competition.
The competition can include films that were screened before at other film festivals.

Subtitles English subtitles necessary

Format DCP, HD

Registration Deadline 10 June 2020

Fees none

Attendance Figures 35,000

Participants of the Film Industry 120 film industry professionals

Prizes/Awards The Best Feature Award;
The Best Short Film Award;
The Best Director Award;
The Best Actor Award;
The Best Actress Award;
The Special Jury Award;
Award from the Governor of Primorsky territory - “9 288 km”;
The Audience Award;
‘Yul Brynner’ Award
Special awards from the Festival partners (Prize FIPRESCI, Prize NETPAC)

German Films

2019

Panorama
LIBERTÉ by Albert Serra (FR/DE, Lupa Film)
THE WHISTLERS by Corneliu Porumboiu (RO/FR/DE, Komplizen Film)

Moving Forward
MOTHER, I AM SUFFOCATING. THIS IS MY LAST FILM ABOUT YOU by Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese (LS/DE)

Documentary Screen. Images of Today
HEIMAT IS A SPACE IN TIME (HEIMAT IST EIN RAUM AUS ZEIT) by Thomas Heise (DE/AT, ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)

In Short. Revelations
OBON by Andre Hörmann, Samo (Anna Bergmann)

In Short. After Midnight
HOT DOG by Alma Buddecke, Marleen Valien

In Short. Boundaries
CARLOTTA’S FACE by Valentin Riedl, Frédéric Schuld (Fabian&Fred, Filmstahl)

The Year of Theatre
PARTISAN by Lutz Pehnert, Matthias Ehlert, Adama Ulrich (solo:film)

IN SHORT. EMERGING ARTISTS - CONTEMPORARY EXPERIMENTAL FILMS AND VIDEO ART FROM GERMANY
BEYOND BEACH von Clara Winter, Miguel Ferráez
THE DIVINE WAY by Ilaria Di Carlo (l.h.o.o.q. films)
EINE KNEIPE AUF MALLE von Marian Mayland
FOSFENO by David Gómez Alzate (DE/CO)
THREE CASUALTIES von Jens Pecho
UMBRA by Florian Fischer, Johannes Krell (RosenPictures Filmproduktion, Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM))

Special Event
BAUHAUS SPIRIT by Niels Bolbrinker, Thomas Tielsch (Filmtank)

Number of Films Shown 184 films from 36 countries (in 2014)

Media Coverage More than 60 journalists both local and international including Variety and Screen International.

Evaluation The Festival takes place every year. The festival organizes workshops, master classes, Meet-the-Audience sessions, retrospective screenings of the world film masterpieces and a festival village etc.

Services The festival covers all insurance and storage costs during the festival and all shipment costs for the film prints selected for the festival. The festival covers a round-trip ticket and a 7-day stay in Vladivostok for representatives of films participating in the Festival competition.

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