Globally recognized platform with the focus on volunteering and charity expressed by the language of cinema.
For the first time, social films about volunteers and benefactors are on the platform of the United Nations.
Representatives from 123 countries have become the participants of the Film Festival.
Socially oriented films is one of the newest and most promising areas in modern cinematography.
This is an exciting and interactive format that can become a lesson of good stories for children and youth, help a person make an important decision, change the lives of people, cities, countries.
On December 5, 2018, on the International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development, the Retrospective of the International Film Festival of socially oriented movies “LAMPA” will take place at the United Nations office at Geneva (Switzerland). For the first time, such cinematographic project has become a part of the global UN event in support of important role of volunteers around the world!
The opening ceremony will be held by Michael MØLLER, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva.
Participants of the Film Festival Retrospective will see bright and exciting film stories. Stories of real people who change the world around them are at the center of any film.
The participants of the Retrospective will be more than 200 representatives of official missions to the UN, international organizations, artists and cinematographers, and the media. Thousands of people will see the photo exhibition
“Brighter than a movie!”.
LAMPA Film Festival Retrospective will be one of the most exciting events of the International Volunteer Day around the world!
The official languages of the event are English and Russian, simultaneous interpretation will be organised.
The Organizing Committee of LAMPA International Film Festival
UNOG Cultural Activities Committee
Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office in Geneva
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