The Russian Film Festival in Paris was created in 2015 by the French Association Rivages Russe Évènements with the support of the President of France.
The festival program consists in out-of-competition retrospectives, a competitive programs of feature and short films.
From 6 to 8 Russian short fiction, documentaries or animated films, lasting no more than 30 minutes, takes part in the short film competition.
The festival lasts about ten days and gives to the French audience the unique opportunity to see the classics of the Russian cinema and the most outstanding contemporary author's films.
The festival sponsors offers to the winner a five-day trip to the most important short film festival in the world (Clermont Ferrand). Applying for a visa and accreditation, transport, accommodation and accompaniment are included, as well a providing of a free services from Vostok Global agency for the distributing of the film at the international festivals and selling to European TV channels.
No premiere requirement
Jury and Organizers
The jury is usually composed with 3 persons : A French artist (director, actor, screenwriter), producer or distributor, program director from television channels or festivals.