In What Has Become Tradition, Molodist Welcomes All to Talent Workshop!

This year’s Molodist Talent Workshop, hosted at the Master Klass Cultural and Education Centre, is open to visitors between May 28th and June 2nd. Over this period, the Workshop will provide an open space for knowledge exchange and communication between cinema professionals and filmmakers who are only making their first steps in the business.

The Talent Workshop’s partners are FILM.UA  Faculty  and European Cinema Foundation

FILM.UA Faculty has come up with a series of meetups with experienced cinematographers: cameraman Yaroslav Pilunskyi, director, producer and second director Oleksii Smoliar, producer, head of POSTMODERN and Digital Cinema Ukraine Yurii Prylypko as well as Head of International Development and International Co-Production Liubov Krokhmalna. The issues discussed will include the peculiarities of cinema language, the details of a second director’s work, new technologies in filmmaking and a film’s distribution on the international market.

The Workshop will also include events focused on the technological side of the modern shooting process. We are eagerly awaiting the professional master-class by DJI Discover Aerial. It will provide visitors with an opportunity to hone their aerial photography skills with help from DroneUA pilots, take in recommendations coming directly from drone technology experts as well as receive advice from the official distributor of DJI in Ukraine, Smart Trading Co.

To take part in the events of the Molodist Talent Workshop registration is not required but
recommended as all the additional information, changes in the schedule as well as other
news will be distributed among the registered participants in the first place. To register fill
out the application form at this link.
Participation in the Workshop events is free of charge, please note that the number of seats
is limited. Some events may require additional confirmation of attendance, a respective
request will be sent to the e-mail address provided upon the registration.
Venue: Master Klass Cultural and Education Centre, Bohdana Khmelnytskoho 57b

Schedule of the Molodist Talent Workshop 2018

Monday, May 28
14:00-16:00 Financial opportunities of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation for filmmakers
Yulia Fediv, executive director of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
Language: Ukrainian.

19:00-21:00 The work of the first assistant director
Oleskii Smoliar, first assistant director with eight year international experience
FILM.UA Faculty

Tuesday, May 29
10:00 – 12:00 Masterclass of Evangelia Kranioti
Film director and producer of the film “Obscuro Barroco” (Non-competitive screening in
the Sunny Bunny program)
Language: English.

12:00-14:00 How to turn your life into an art piece?
Isabella Eklöf, film director and script writer of the film “Holiday” (Non-competitive
program Scandinavian Panorama)
Language: English.

14:00-16:00 New soundtracks for new horizons. Cinema in the future
Franco Eco, Italian composer, author of the music for the film “Chervonyi”
Language: Italian with Ukrainian translation

19:00-21:00 Technologies and creativeness
Yurii Prylypko, producer and director of POSTMODERN and Digital Cinema Ukraine
FILM.UA Faculty
Language: Ukrainian

Wednesday, May 30
14:00 – 16:00 Reflecting conflicts: film production and war
Pieter-Jan de Pue, independent photographer, writer and videographer (Belgium)
Miladin Bogetić, Spokesperson at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Delegation in Ukraine
Language: English

19:00-21:00 Film language
Yaroslav Pilunskyi, cameraman, head of the project “Yellow Bus” (Zhovtyi Avtobus)
FILM.UA Faculty
Language: Ukrainian

Thursday, May 31
10:00-12:00 The art of interactive storytelling
Kurban Kassam, UK producer (Special event – interactive film “Late Shift”)
Language: English.

12:00 – 14:00 Masterclass “How to make a 360-degree photo and video”
Andriy Makarenko, expert of the Fly Technology company, importer of the 360-degree
panoramic cameras in Ukraine
Language: Ukrainian.

14:00-16:00 Round table “Ukrainian films in Ukrainian cinemas: problems and
achievements”
Participants: representatives of the cinemas, producers.
Moderator: Olesia Anastasiyeva, journalist, blogger, author and host of the TV show on
cinema “Kinokukhnia” (Film Kitchen)
Language: Ukrainian.

Friday, June 1
10:00-12:00 Creative Europe Desk Ukraine, “How Ukrainian filmmakers can participate”
Ksenia Kalyna, communications manager
Language: Ukrainian

12:00 – 14:00 Masterclass: “Stabilization systems for photo and video cameras. How to
improve the quality of the video?”
Andriy Makarenko, expert of the Fly Technology company, importer of stedicams in
Ukraine
Language: Ukrainian.

14:00-16:00 Supervising a film project
Training for beginners and young filmmakers on how to create a successful project
presentation held by Claudia Landsberger, producer, European Film Academy member, co-
founder and president of the European Film Promotion, international jury member
Language: English.

19:00-21:00 Placing a film project on the international film market
Lyubov Krokhmalna, heaf of international co-production at Media Resources Management
FILM.UA Faculty
Language: Ukrainian


Saturday, June 2
13:30 – 17:30 The art of flying a drone: how to make an ideal aerial shot
Venue: Unit City, Dorohozhytska 1
Additional mandatory registration at the link!
Organizers: Smart Trading, DJI’s official importer in Ukraine and DroneUA, national
operator of UAV technologies
Language: Ukrainian.

Languages: Russian, Ukrainian, English. Information regarding languages and simultaneous translation availability will be specified for each event.

Venue: Master Klass Cultural and Education Centre, Bohdana Khmelnytskoho str., 57b

Grab all the opportunities at this year’s Molodist!