Training on developing the film industry in Uzbekistan

When, local time: 
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, 26 January 2018 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Uzbekistan, Tashkent
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
m.makhmudova@unesco.org

Within the framework of the project “Strengthening cultural and creative industries in Laos, Uzbekistan and Rwanda,” the UNESCO Office in Tashkent in partnership with the National Agency “Uzbekkino” organizes a two-day training course on development of film projects for young filmmakers, producers and screenwriters. The training will be held on 25-26 January 2018 in Tashkent. The purpose of the training is to strengthen national capacity in the field of film industry in Uzbekistan. The training will be conducted by an international expert Professor Birgit Beumers.
The project "Strengthening cultural and creative industries in Laos, Uzbekistan and Rwanda" was launched in 2017 and aims to encourage development and promotion of the film industry in Uzbekistan. The project also aims at strengthening national capacity to protect and support the diversity of cultural expression through supporting the development of the film industry in Uzbekistan; promoting respect for the diversity of cultural expression and enhancing its relevance at the national and international levels; stimulating international cooperation and establishing business contacts in the field of film industry in Uzbekistan.