France's National Cinema Prize César selected a film by Pavel Ostrikov “Graduation'97” produced by Kristi films for the event LES NUITS EN OR.
LES NUITS EN OR is a unique program of short films that won the national cinema awards around the world, such as: Oscar, Bafta, César, in Ukraine - Golden Dzyga.
"In early June, along with other directors, we set off on a tour of Italy and France, presenting our films to the European spectators and holding professional meetings for new projects. And it ends with an enormous show at the Odéon Theater in Paris and a gala dinner. There, every director, as it may sound ridiculous, give the evening the mentor of the stars of French cinema. And this is at a time when we are looking for a French actress for a feature-length movie! Très bien ", - said director Pavel Ostrikov on his Facebook page.
We remind you that the "Graduation' 97" became the best short film by the Youth Jury of the festival in Locarno (Switzerland), and also received the award of the Ukrainian Film Academy "Golden Dzyga" and won the national competitions of the 47th Molodist Film Festival and the Odessa Film Festival, where Ukrainian premiere took place.