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Festival 2014
Written by Zara

“ROLAN” 10TH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

“Rolan” 10th International Film Festival for Children and Yong People was held in Yerevan, Gyumri, Alaverdi and Gavar from November 8 to 12, 2014.
The Festival Program included 145 films from 38 countries. Premieres and meetings were held  at universities and secondary schools in the framework of the festival.
Exclusively children and youth worked as jury members for 10th edition of the festival.
The Best Feature Film was selected by children from Alaverdi, Vanadzor, Teghut and Shnokh; The Best Animation by students of “Tumo” Center for Creative Technologies; The Best Film in the nomination “Audience award” was awarded by children from Gavar orphan home; The Best Film in the nomination “I Have Rights” was chosen by students of Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University; The Best Film in the nomination “I Have the Honour” was selected by soldiers of Sisian, Goris, Ijevan, Vardenis and Nubarashen military units.
The Best Festival Films (Feature and Animation) were screened also in the regions of Armenia (Vanadzor, Dilijan, Ararat region and Eghegnadzor) until December 20, 2014.
The Festival is organized by Armenian Foundation for Promotion of Cinema and TV Rolan Bykov Foundation with the support of the President and Ministry of Culture of RA and Yerevan Municipality.