Category : Festivals

The Docudays UA documentary film festival on human rights will be held in June

Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival will be held on June 2-8, 2023. This is already the 20th-anniversary .....

5 Ukrainians were shortlisted for The Illustrators Exhibition in Bologna

Main image: Competition work of Oleksandr Shatokhin The Bologna Children’s Book Fair has announced the shortlists of illustrators who will .....

OIFF starts accepting applications for Pitching during the Berlinale

The acceptance of applications for participation in the Pitching of the Odesa International Film Festival, which will be held as an associated .....

Ukrainian cartoon “Stolen Moon. Kum” won at the Canada Shorts Film Festival

Ukrainian animated film “Stolen Moon. Kum” won at the Canada Shorts Film Festival. The director and screenwriter of the film, .....

“The Sound of Silence”. Odessa Grekov School of Art in Paris

As part of LE FESTIVAL DES CULTURES EST-OUEST 6e ÉDITION, the exhibition “The Sound of Silence” by students of the .....

51st Molodist Kyiv International Film Festival will be held December 1-7

Despite the full-scale aggression of Russia, air raid signals and power outages, the festival with the oldest film tradition in .....

Ukraine at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

HCMF, the UK’s largest international festival of new and experimental music, will present a Ukrainian programme. Ukrainian performances will take .....

The Ukrainian Film Competition is a guest of the 38th Warsaw Film Festival

Due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, this year the Warsaw Film Festival hosts the Odesa International Film Festival The .....

Odessa is an ideal location for big events on culture and business topics. The main ones:

  • Odessa International Film Festival: the most important cinema festival of Ukraine and Black Sea countries.
  • Odessa Classics: a prestigious festival of classic music with international orchestras.
  • Grain & Maritime Days: the most important event of shipping sector of the Black Sea.
  • Odessa Shipowners Dinner: the most glamorous social event for logistic industry.
  • Odessa Literature Festival: Odessa is the literature capital of Ukraine, with its local writers Babel, Il’f and Petrov, Jabotinsky, Zvanevsky and famous Russian authors (Pushkin, Kupryn).
  • Green Wave Literature Festival:
  • Ideas Festival: open debate with international speakers of new trends, organised by Aspen Institute.
  • Jazz Festival.

Festivals, together with social happenings and expats meetings, show Odessa’s pleasant lifestyle.