More than 50 young amateurs and professionals have sent applications to participate in the National Short Film Festival PROlogue.
Now a commission, composed of the best-known film directors, selects the best-alleged pictures. Finalists will be determined until 31 October. Then their works will be submitted for assessment to the jury of the festival.
From 16-20 November, the House of Cinema, at the Alisher Navoi Cinema Palace, as well as the Palace of Youth Creativity will host screenings of films that have been selected. The winners of the award will take place during Youth Week on November 21.
Winners will be determined in several ways. The author of ‘The Best Short Film’ will receive the grand prize. In the second direction, the best scenario, director and cinematography will be determined.
There will be also winners in the nominations ‘The Best Short Film on a children's theme’, ‘The best scenario for a children's theme;, as well as best director and camera work in the same direction.
It should be noted, that the creation of the logo of the festival was also a competition, won by Lazizbek Khamidov. His work will be the face of the upcoming event.