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21 February 2017

TASCOMBANK is a partner of Ukrainian Film Academy and The National Film Awards

On February 20, 2017 in Oscar Cinema (Kyiv) the press conference devoted to the foundation of Ukrainian Film Academy and the National Film Awards held. The initiator of the Ukrainian Film Academy is the Odessa International Film Festival.

Ukrainian Film Academy is an association of experts and professionals in the field of cinema and filmmaking. The union was founded in order to support and develop the national cinema. Since 2017 Ukrainian Film Academy will present with an National Film Awards.

The main mission of the Film Academy is to promote the Ukrainian film industry in Ukraine and beyond its borders, in particular by:

- organizing of events, where film industry experts will objectively determine the best achievements and personalities in the national cinema;

- organizing of events, where moviegoers will take the great opportunity to see the new Ukrainian films;

- financing of educational film programs.

The press conference was attended by: Viktoriya Tigipko, President of the Odessa International Film Festival, the initiator of the Ukrainian Film Academy and the National Film Awards; Kateryna Melesh, First Deputy Chairman of TASCOMBANK; Philip Ilienko, Head of the State Agency of Ukrainian Film Affairs; Alik Shpilyuk, Art Director of the Ukrainian Film Academy and the National Film Awards, a member of the European Film Academy; Yuri Minzyanov, General Producer of the Star Media Company.

The foundation of the Film Academy was held with a support of the State Agency of Ukrainian Film Affairs.