Prague Travel Guide


After Cannes Zlin Film Festival Open Its Gates

28 May 2006, 17:11 - Art
As the world famous film festival in South French town of Cannes is heading towards the end, the other one has just started. It is the 46th International Film Festival for Children and Youth in Zlín, town located in Moravia, east part of the Czech Republic.

Festival visitors will be able to enjoy the best of contemporary film for the young audience, attend meetings with both Czech and foreign filmmakers and choose from a substantial supporting programme.

Foreign visitors of the festival include Maximilian Schell - Swiss actor, director and producer, who was awarded the Oscar for Best Male Actor in the famous film The Nuremberg Process in 1961, Götz George - the fearless Inspector Schimanski, and Alexey Kotenochkin - Russian director, creator of the new parts of the legendary Just You Wait! (Nu pogodi!) series.