PR-Premier company conducted the All-Russian Kids and Teens Festival “KinoSTART-2004”.
It took place in the Cinema House of the Russian Union of Cinematographers. This bright holiday crowned the pilot stage of the unique All-Russian educational project for kids and teenagers “KinoSTART”. The project was organized by PR-Premier company starting with creative concept development and up to the final press-conference and solemn awarding ceremony.
KinoSTART project has enabled schoolchildren to learn the ABC of film production and shoot their own movies. Project initiation belongs to Panasonic that during the last year had been realizing Panasonic ideas for life concept. All Russian cinematographers and festival guests could watch 16 accomplished videos at a big screen.
This global holiday was conducted in the way of Oscar ceremony. Awards for 10 nominations and Grand-Prix were presented to children by famous cinema industry workers – Alla Surikova, Eugeny Zharikov, Natalia Gvozdikova, Gosha Kutsenko, Olga Budina, Natalia Khorokhorina, and by President of the Festival – Mr.Masao Motoki, Panasonic (CIS) Vice-President. Egor Konchalovsky was invited to the festival as its honorable guest. Entertainment part of the festival was finalized with the performance of Todes dance group and HiFi vocal group performances.