|The XXVIIIth Kyiv International Film Festival Molodist will be held
in Kyiv from 24 October to 1 November 1998. The Festival is a legal entity
belonging to the Union of Filmmakers of Ukraine, which sets out:
|a. The annual festival competition consists of four categories:
c. Films which have participated and have been awarded prizes in other
festivals may be submitted for competition.
|The festival will also present a non-competition program that may include
any of the following elements:
|4. Entry & Selection|
|a. To enter, return the completed entry form with a VHS copy of the
film (PAL, SECAM, NTSC), and the documentation requested in the film entry
form. Cassettes and documentation received by the festival must be sent
prepaid return as the festival will not cover their return freight. The
deadline for videocassettes and documents is 15 June 1998.
b. Films will be selected by a Selection Committee, appointed by the Board of Directors. The Committee will try to inform the applicants of its decision by 1 August 1998.
c. Relevant dates include:
|Festival films will be insured the amount of their print value by the
festival during the period the films are in the festival's care. Coverage
takes effect from the registration of the film's arrival in Kyiv until
they are handed over to a forwarding agent for return dispatch.
|a. Mail the materials and copies to:
DOM KINO, Suite 115
6 Saksagansky St.
252033 Kyiv, Ukraine
c. Costs for shipping films to the festival are borne by the applicant.
The cost of return will be borne by the festival. The Board of Directors
will undertake to return the prints within two weeks of the festival's
|7. Jury & Awards|
|a. The Board of Directors will form an international jury, which will
work according to the regulations for an international film festival and
the rules and regulations of IFF Molodist.
The Jury of the Molodist-98 Festival:
|8. Invitation & Attendance|
|a. Directors whose films have been selected for competition are invited
as participants for the festival's duration. Room and board in a hotel
will be provided by the festival. Travel costs will not be covered. Expenses
for only one representative per film will be paid.
b. Applications for accreditation as a guest must be received by 10
September 1998. Guests will be expected to cover their own registration
fees and accommodation costs.
|The Board of Directors provide space for advertisements and public
information at no charge to films and organizations participating in the
festival and at a fixed price for all other bodies.
|10. Non-specified cases|
|Cases not covered by these regulations will be considered directly
by the festival organizers in compliance with the regulations for an international