NORTHERN CHARACTER HOSTED INTERNATIONA FESTIVAL TEAM

NORTHERN CHARACTER HOSTED INTERNATIONA FESTIVAL TEAM

A large delegation of representatives from different festivals in Norway, St.-Petersburg and Archangelsk visited Murmansk and “Northern Character” Film & TV festival.

Among those who would like to consolidate and extend festival’s family is an old friend and partner of the “Northern Character” – international Film Festival TIFF from Tromsø. Director of the festival Martha Otte said that busy days of the festivals themselves is not the best time for long discussions and unhurried process of plan-building. But there is a need in such meetings.

TIFF’s team supports “Northern Character” for many years, providing it with quality films, introducing the best directors, actors and producers. Members of the “Northern Character”s team told their guests about the atmosphere of the festival, its concept, about problems and challenges, plans and dreams for the future. First of all they are related to the 10th festival that will be organized in November, 2017.

The president of the “Northern Character” Svetlana Soldatova says that organizers of the Murmansk Festival feel that it’s necessary to do something new and unexpected and to surprise the public. Such meetings can give birth for new ideas and personal contacts always benefit cooperation.