Docudays UA International Human Rights Film Festival regional coordinators have gathered together on the last days of August for a yearly seminar on preparation of the next Travelling Festival section. The participants shared their experiences, planned events, discussed the peculiarities of copyright laws and participated in brainstorm on improvement of the Docudays UA-2016 Travelling promotion in their regions. There are 51 youth- and human rights organizations in Ukrainian festival network working in 23 Ukrainian regions and in Crimea.
XIII Travelling Docudays UA 2016 starts in October. Screenings, discussions, living libraries and other human rights events will take place in more than 200 cities and villages of Ukraine. The program traditionally includes the best foreign and Ukrainian documentaries.
The event schedule will soon be available on the website.
Vasyl Romaniuk (Embassy of Sweden Ukraine), Svitlana Smal, head of the Docudays UA organizational committee and Gennadiy Kofman, Docudays UA program director
Olena Kutsenko (Crimean office of the Association of cinematic education and media pedagogy of Ukraine)
Volodymyr Kaplun (NGO “Kharkiv Human Rights Group”)
Regional Travel Docudays UA coordinators
Nadiya Chushak, Docudays UA human rights program coordinator
Workshop on human rights events planning for Travel Festival
Vasyl Romaniuk (Embassy of Sweden Ukraine)
Travel Docudays UA friendly team
Olga Birzul, Docudays UA program coordinator
Igor Garmash (Zaporizhia city NGO “cinema club “Elevation”) and Nina Khoma (Center for human rights and political research “SIM”)
Bohdana Stelmakh (Volyn regional NGO “Volyn press club”)
Oleksandr Stepanenko ("Environmental and Humanitarian Association Zeleny Svit") and Volodymyr Khanas (Ternopil City NGO " Men's Adaptation Center")
Oleksiy Horetskyi (Rivne Regional NGO "Committee of Voters of Ukraine")
Olena Mirkhaidarova (Kompaniyivka NGO "Vzayemodiya")
Photos by Natalka Dyachenko