Embassy of Portugal in Ukraine

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Portuguese films at the 46-th Kiev International Film Festival "Molodist"

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We are glad to invite all frends of portuguese culture to the 46th Kyiv International Film Festival MOLODIST which will take place from 22 till 30 of October 2016 in Kyiv.

"Molodist" is one of the greatest specialized cinema events in Ukraine and Eastern Europe, according to the International Federation of Film Producers Associations (FIAPF). The 46th KIFF “Molodist” received more than 2,000 submissions, out of which 250 from 60 countries were selected. This year there are 3 portuguese films in the program of festival: 

"Ascension" by Pedro Peralta, and "Batrachian's Ballad" by Leonor Teles will participate in Short competitive program.

"O Ornitologo" by Joao Pedro Rodrigues will be screened in Sanny Bunny LGBT competition.

Portuguese program will be represented with support of the Institute for Cooperation and Language Camões and the Embassy of Portugal in Ukraine.

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Touristic activity in Madeira returned to normality.

After the unfortunate events of August 9th at Madeira Island, more concretely at the city of Funchal, Tourism of Portugal informs that the touristic activity keeps on going and has returned to normality.

Madeira airport and Funchal sea port are totally operational as well as the other public transports in the Island.

There are some occasional constraints regarding the functionality of some spaces and touristic activities within some limited areas but the majority of the island tours are in perfect use conditions.

Most tourists that had to be evacuated, mainly by precaution, have already returned to their original hotel units and the situation should be totally normalized this afternoon.

The main hotel area of Funchal has not been affected and the only situations of relocation were fully accompanied by the local authorities.

The general mood is of normality and serenity, being a fact that most tourists made different tours among which some excursions, boat trips or even some walks at the city center.

More detailed info about the touristic activities can be seen at the official website of Madeira Islands: www.visitmadeira.pt

Regarding the situation in Portugal mainland we inform that general means of transport as well as the road network are working without constraints.

Also, the touristic activity is running within normality.

For detailed information on this matter, tourists should contact +351 211 140 200 or info@visitportugal.com.

For further information, the National Protection Civil Authority can be reached through 800 296 296 or at website www.prociv.pt

"Here in Lisbon-Episodes of a City"

It’s the fifth time for Kyiv International Short Film Festival!

In the period of 20-24 April the capital of Ukraine will host a genuine film marathon, because Kyiv International Short Film Festival  has prepared a program of short films on a massive scale. Kyiv has never experienced something like this before. The program of the annual anniversary includes about 250 short films from 70 countries, open-air screenings, film school lectures, events for film industry guests and special spring mood.

The presentation of the almanac ‘Here in Lisbon — Episodes of a City’, that was created by celebrated directors Denis Côté, Gabriel Abrantes and others, as well as the program of human rights animation from ‘HUMRA’, are among our guest programs.

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The special project that synthesizes music and cinema — ‘Sound and Vision’ — will open

Follow the news of the festival on Facebook: fb.com/KyivISFF or on the official website of the festival: www.kisff.org.


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