The dates of the II International Motivational Film Festival BRIDGE of ARTS are announced

21 October 2015

II International Motivational Film Festival BRIDGE of ARTS will be held in Rostov-on-Don and the Rostov Region from the 24 th to the 28 th of August 2016. It was announced today by the organizers in Kazan during the presentation of the project in the finale of «Russian Event Awards» . In this forum the festival represents the south of Russia in the nomination "The best cultural event."

The president of the fetival Oleg Taktatrov and Deputy Governor of the Rostov region Igor Guskov announced the start of the preparation work for the next festival at the closing ceremony of the BRIDGE of ARTS - 2015. «Not only the participants of the festival but all the citizens of the Rostov region and the city of Rostov -on-Don received a lot of positive emotions. We will make every effort to ensure that the Film Festival will get a permanent residence in Rostov. Now we know how it should be, and, of course, next year you can look forward to an even more powerful support from the Rostov and the Rostov region. " Said the deputy governor.

Up to date the format of the festival and the program of events were approved. It was announced that the II International Motivational Film Festival BRIDGE of ARTS will take place on last full week of summer - from the 24 th to the 28 th of August 2016. The basic principles of the festival: an international status, multi-format (films, sport and business) and maximum transparency, - will remain unchanged, though a number of changes that will make the festival more ambitious and interesting for the region's residents and tourists is expected. For example, it is planned to expand the flow of short and documentary films, to increase social orientation, integrating the guests and participants of the festival in the implementation of humanitarian projects in the region.

The organizers also plan to increase the communication activity with the activities to take place throughout the year. In particular, it’s planned a series of screenings of European and Asian films, sports event «BRIDGE of ARTS: Cinema. Motion. Emotions ", an online voting for the best motivational film.

These plans were unveiled in Kazan where the finale of «Russian Event Awards» National Award is taking place. Today the president of the festival Oleg Taktatrov and CEO Irina Kozlyakova presented BRIDGE of ARTS presentation in the"The best cultural event" nomination. Nine projects from eight different regions of Russia are competing for the title. The winner will be announced at a ceremony tomorrow, on the 22 nd of October. Note that BRIDGE of ARTS got its ticket to the event tourism finals of the prestigious award having been ranked the 1st in the "best event in the promotion of tourism event" category at the regional stage of the «Russian Event Awards».