35th Moscow International Film Festival General Info
One of the most notable events in the city this June is the 35th Moscow International Film Festival that usually attracts a lot of industry professionals from all over the world. The festival organized by Nikita Mikhalkov takes place every year in Moscow.
This year’s 35th Moscow International Film Festival has started on the 20th of June with the fancy opening ceremony and will close on Saturday, the 29th of June.
364 movies of various genres will be demonstrated during this short period of time to the public.
The event is taking place at the Rossiya movie theater.
More than 500 actors from different countries are participating in the festival including Brad Pitt and Christian Slater. By the way, Christian Slater has already been spotted in one of the Moscow night clubs called Don’t Tell Mama on the 21st of June.
Nikita Mikhalkov Does it Again
Nikita Mikhalkov is the main person behind Moscow International Film Festival. He is one of the most notable personalities on the Russian movie scene. Nikita Mikhalkov is well known as a producer as well as for his roles in dozens of the movies. He has won his Oscar in 1994 for the movie called “Burnt by the Sun”.
Schedule & additional info are available at the festival’s home page in English: http://www.moscowfilmfestival.ru/miff35/eng