Years running: 6 (since 2017)


International children's festival of cinema and television


“KINOSVET” is an international project that aims to support the moral development of the talented youth.

“KINOSVET” brings together children and teenagers as well as adults from all over the world that share the ideas of morality, of spirituality, of faith, of the knowledge of himself, of his soul, of nature through the art of cinema, animation and television. 

Our festival brings together creative like-minded people to:
• analyze and support their creativity,
• to teach the basics of film and television art with the participation of world-class professionals,
• enable further promotion of their work;
• and the most important thing is to talk to them about the main thing. About the meaning of life and cinema, about nobility and generosity, about how our creativity can affect this world, about how to properly develop and maintain their talent. 

The “KINOSVET” festival is a space that unites people of different countries, different cultures and different religions to create together a movie that will change our world for the better, make it brighter and kinder!


The festival includes the following programs:

«KinoLider» (Directors 10-18 years old):​

  • Feature film
  • Documentary
  • Animated film
  • TV program 

Five works from all over the world will be selected from each nomination.​

The festival of cinema and television «KINOSVET» is not aimed at supporting rivalry among young artists, but calls for collaboration and cooperation. ALL of the works selected for the festival already will be victorious. And ALL will receive memorable prizes at the festival.

"KinoProfi" (Directors 18 years and older): 

  • Feature film
  • Documentary
  • Animated film
  • TV program for children's

One work from all over the world will be selected from each nomination.​​

The program “Hallowed be Thy Name” (directors over 18 years old):

Feature film 


Animated film 

TV program 

The best works from all over the world will be selected in each category.


The International Children’s Film and Television Festival “KINOSVET” includes various programs for participation.

 In the “KinoLeader” ( CinemaLeader) Academy, children aged 10-18 who enrolled in film / television studios, film schools, creative associations, or film their own work on a camera, ,  video camera, or phone.

The program “KinoProfi” (CinemaPro) will include short films for children and adolescents that will be selected by the Festival’s Selection Committee. Selected works will be exhibit as charity shows at selected Latvian cinemas.

Authors over 18 years of age can take part in the program “Hallowed be Thy Name”. For this program the selection committee considers professional films for any age audience. These films should touch on the topic of relationship with God and the topic of life according to universal spiritual laws. Films about saints in various spiritual traditions, about miracles are also accepted. Films where the authors share their experience of contact with the Almighty in the beautiful language of cinema are also appreciated.


The festival selection committee gives priority to films that elevates and promotes questions of friendship, loyalty, honor, love, compassion, mercy, respect, diligence, responsibility, patience, sincerity, and other moral values.

  • Films previously presented at other film festivals can take part in the competition.
  • The festival management reserves the right to use the fragments of the film for promotional purposes of the festival
  • To pre-qualify for the festival selection, you need to send a link for downloading the movie. By agreement of the parties, another form of transfer of materials may be used. For any questions, please contact us at:

Duration of the work is not limited.

To participate in the festival, you need to provide materials for the booklet:

  • an abstract of the film
  • a photo of the director
  • 2 frames from the competitive film

These should be sent to the 




Premiere Requirements

No premiere requirement

Jury and Organizers

The final list of Master and Teachers of the festival is currently underway, however.  

The Festival is honored to note that the following highly accomplished Mentors, Masters, and Teachers have already accepted invitations to serve as Festival Jury Members.

Festival organizers:

  • Natalya Morozova — Founder of the festival.(Director, producer, screenwriter, educator).
  • Vladimir Morozov — Executive Producer (Producer, director)   





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International children's festival of cinema and television “KINOSVET“

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Dates & Deadlines
  • Opening Date
    January 13, 2021
  • Late Deadline
    May 01, 2021
  • Notifications
    May 17, 2021
  • Event Dates
    7 — 12 July 2021
Categories & Fees

Duration of the work is not limited.

  • Late Deadline — free

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