MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The closing ceremony, according to the already established tradition, was held in one of the institutions of the penal system of the region. For the second time, it was the female correctional colony No. 4 of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Chelyabinsk region.
The film festival is held on the initiative of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Chelyabinsk Region, Yulia Sudarenko, and the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Chelyabinsk Region. The film festival is a hallmark of interaction between the institution of the Commissioner for Human Rights and the penal system in protecting and restoring the rights of citizens in places of confinement.
Over the years, the film festival has become interregional. This year, more than 50 films from 21 regions of the Russian Federation were submitted to the film festival.
Films were evaluated by a highly qualified jury, which is chaired annually by Pavel Sumskoy, associate professor of the Ural Federal University. The winners were chosen carefully: each work was evaluated according to many criteria, but the main ones, of course, were sincerity and sincerity.
The solemn ceremony of awarding the winners was preceded by a closed film screening. It took place within the walls of the South Ural State University. On the big screen, the audience, most of whom are teachers and university students, were presented with the best, in the opinion of the jury, films.
A film was presented at the screening, created by the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Chelyabinsk Region together with the GUFSIN, the Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation and the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the region.
The closing ceremony of the film festival was held on the basis of the female correctional colony No. 4 of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Chelyabinsk Region.
Opening the event, Yulia Sudarenko and Acting Head of the GUFSIN, Colonel of the Internal Service Sergei Bulchuk, addressed the participants and guests with a welcoming speech. They thanked the organizers, participants and everyone who contributed to the film festival not only to exist, but to develop every year.
Then the senator from the Chelyabinsk region Margarita Pavlova addressed the audience from the screen, who called the main mission of the film festival assistance in finding a new meaning in life for those who once stumbled and broke the law.
The film festival was also attended by delegates from 15 constituent entities of the Russian Federation and employees of the office of delegates, representatives of law enforcement agencies, clergymen, public organizations involved in protecting the rights of convicts.
This year, the film festival has once again proved that barbed wire is not an obstacle to the development of talent. The program of the event included creative performances prepared by convicts, including those who have already been released. The guests were surprised and pleased with the vocals, choreography, as well as the masterful playing of musical instruments such as the kurai.
Following the results of the film festival, the jury awarded the Grand Prix to two films that were shot by convicts IK-1 of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Chelyabinsk region – “Second Chance” and “Change Your Life”. The latter tells about a hero who has everything: business, money, power. But something does not give him rest, despite the successes achieved. It is a feeling of loneliness.
The award was accepted by the head of the correctional institution, Colonel of the Internal Service Vladislav Kamalov.
First place at the film festival of screen creativity “Nadezhda. Chelyabinsk – 2021 “were divided at once by two films” On the Edge of Reason “(IK-4 of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Saratov region) and” True Path “(IK-6 of the GUFSIN of Russia in the Chelyabinsk region).
The second place was taken by the picture “Through the thorns” (IK-5 of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Bryansk region). The three leaders are closed by the tape “# INGAGAR” (IK-6 GUFSIN of Russia in the Nizhny Novgorod region).
Press service of the GUFSIN of Russia for the Chelyabinsk region
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