Venice Film Festival to Host Ukraine Day-USA News Update

Ukraine independence day, the Venice Film Festival has revealed that it will host a Ukrainian Day on Sept. 8

The day will kick off with a panel discussion introduced by the president of the Biennale,

Roberto Cicutto, and the artistic director of the 79th festival, Alberto Barbera.

the director of the film “Freedom on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom”

Panelists include the Ambassador of Ukraine to Italy, Yaroslav Melnyk; the head of the National Cinema Institution of Ukraine

Evgeny Afineevsky; the exhibiting artist in the Ukrainian Pavilion at the 59th Biennale Arte, 

Pavlo Makov; the curator of the Ukrainian Pavilion at the 59th Biennale Arte

the representative of Ukraine’s Council for State Support of Cinematography