We are happy to mention that the 2015 festival is broader by its volume and contentas we aim to carry out an open air expansive photo exhibition along"Swan Lake" with application of innovative technologies, and Sand Art Animation show, till now undemonstrated in Armenia, which, undoubtedly, will give new colors and freshness to the festival and contribute to involving more participants.
The festival attaches a particular importance to the work with special social groups and especially individuals with limited ability.
All those who prefer traditional cultural halls instead of the open air and grassy seats, Fresco offers to visit “Naregatsi” Art Institute on August 26. Here, starting from 14:30, successively will be shown 15 films from the festival film list.
On January 31-February 3 took place first program of the “Echo” of Fresco International Festival in Moscow. After the opening ceremony on February 31, the best films of Fresco 2014 and Fresco 2015 were shown.
At the end of each day, the audience had a chance to vote for their favorite ones and rate the shown films. As a result 3 films were chosen as best films and 1 got a special prize as “the most discussed film”.
Here they are!!!
The films included in the Competitive Program of Fresco International Festival are known, they are 28.
There is also a Non-Competitive Program with 9 films.
Every year the volunteers of Fresco International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films are making souvenirs before the start of the festival.
On July 5 at the church yard of Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin Closing and Award Ceremony of Second “FRESCO” Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual-Moral Films took place.
The awards were given in the following categories: Best message of "Faith", "Hope", "Love", "Peace". One more special prize was given in the nomination of Audience Sympathy.
The prizewinner films of “Fresco” Festival are the following:
The program of Fourth Fresco International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films will start on August 25 turning Armenia into cultural folk festival for 14 days.
Starlight night, forested mountains, golden Moon… Different films from around the world were shown on the wall of Haghartsin Monastery, films which represent spiritual values: humanism, faith, hope, love, peace and patriotism. No need to tell or discuss anything...
Started on June 27 "Fresco" this year held traditional tented film-camp in the area of Harichavank Monastery, Shirak region.
For 3 days, from July 2 to July 4, groups from Yerevan and locals (near 160 people) became enrolled in outdoor film-screenings, concerts and discussions. Apart from the screenings of short and full-length international films during the festival, the participants of the film-camp
Shoghakat TV Company about Fresco Festival:
Today will be given the start of 2nd Fresco International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual-Moral films with Sand Art show and “Vordan Karmir” Rock group concert.
“The opening ceremony will take place near Swan Lake, in the center of Yerevan” announced the Director of festival Shahen Nazarenko and festival’s program director Anna Karapetyan during the press-conference. Dmitry Brickman and Spiritual Mentor of the Festival Bishop Bagrat Galstanyan were also present during the press-conference.