Platforms of the Festival
DOM KINO (The Cinema House) of the Cinematographers Union of Russia, Ural Branch, was opened on April 2th, 1983. The initiator of its creation was Yaropolk Lapshin – classic of the Ural cinema, head of the Cinematographers Union Ural department of that time.
Originally Dom Kino was conceived as a creative club of Ural filmmakers and subsequently became one of the most important cultural centers of Yekaterinburg.
Dom Kino is a "club" cinema, interdisciplinary cultural platform. Annually here are held film screenings and events of different Russian and international festivals (International Festival-Workshop "Kinoproba", The Manhattan Short Film Festival, Show US, Festival Les Saisons Parisiennes, Stalker, Rossiya, "New German Cinema" etc.), the film-club events, Special Screenings, Premieres, creative performances and meetings with famous directors and figures of not only Russian, but also all world cinematography.
The primary mission of the Center is to keep the historical heritage of the first Russian President and his epoch. The core of the Center is the museum equipped with the newest multimedia technologies that help to vividly present the documents, archive photos and artefacts of the 90-s.
The Yeltsin Center - a large-scale cultural institution, which accumulates educational, scientific and social projects for a variety of audiences. Conference hall and cinema, a separate floor for children's educational projects, a spacious atrium for theater, musical events, a bookstore, a lecture center, coworking and cafes - the main elements of the new sociocultural atmosphere of Yekaterinburg. The Yeltsin Center also supports activities in the following areas: Education, Culture, Youth, Intemational, Humanitarian Cooperation, Publishing, Literary Awards.
KOSMOS THEATRE is the largest professional spectacular venue in the region that is specially adapted for different kinds of concerts, theatrical performances, stage shows and conferences.
Kosmos Theatre conducts shows of the best Russian and International performers, premiers by outstanding domestic and foreign filmmakers, economic and political forums are also held in this venue.
- Large auditorium with 1924 seats equipped with a professional sound and light equipment
- Two of smaller auditoriums with 126 seats each
- Spacious lobby, comfortable lounges, dressing room
- Cafes and bars are located on three floors of the lobby, ready to accommodate more than 2,000 visitors
URALSTATE VARIETY THEATER
was founded in 1996 as directed by the Governor of Sverdlovsk region E.E. Rossel. Today the theater is a center of social, political and cultural life of Yekaterinburg and Sverdlovsk region. The Variety Theater is equipped with the most modern innovative technologies that allow it to host a project of any level of complexity. Theater’s repertoire includes concerts, plays, shows of different genres and styles for both adults and children. The Variety Theater host some of the most important events of the Sverdlovsk region and the whole Ural district. Theater’s employees are great professionals and its musical and performing arts bands are famous not only in Russia but all over the world.Artistic director - poet and composer Aleksandr Vasilievich Novikov. Theater manager – Maksim Borisovich Lebedev.
Nowadays more than ten projects of EbNCCA are nominated for the Innovation Prize in the All-Russian Competition in Contemporary Visual Art. The Center provides its sites for exhibition and interdisciplinary projects, educational programs in the field of contemporary art for children and adults, theatre laboratories and research projects. NCCA consists of the center in Moscow and 7 branches: St. Petersburg, Vladikavkaz, Yekaterinburg, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Tomsk. Since 2016 NCCA has been part of the State museum and exhibition center «ROSIZO».
Film shows start even if only one ticket is sold. Pleasant temperatures all year round, cosy and well-placed chairs make your stay at the halls comfortable. The cinema bar is also rather various.
55, Khalturina str.
KONTINENT CINEMA – YEKATERINBURG is a modern four-hall cinema theater that is a part of Fan-Fan shopping mall.
The theater includes four cozy halls (260 seats) and a brilliant bar with fresh popcorn and beverages. It has top-notch film projection equipment by the American firm Chrictie.
Dayily repertoire includes up to 10 movies. We start working at 10.00 am. It is warm in winter and cool and refreshing in summer in our halls! Our cinema theater offers plenty opportunities to enjoy your free time! Welcome!
2, Yasnaya str.
The small hall with 52 seats is equipped with digital projector Barco, 3D system Dolby and sound system Dolby Digital 7.1 and is situated on the second floor.
«Kinofox» was the first cinema with 3 halls in Kamensk-Uralskiy, it works since 2008 and shows not less that 5 films a day. Here are held the most expectable premieres, cinema festivals, private screenings and theme cinema parties. Halls are equipped with the hardware which allows to show films in 3D. Dolby Digital Surround EX sound system and Christie projectors.
36a, Lenina str.
Cinema theater «VOSHOD» is a modern cinema center in Pervouralsk with two halls for screenings. The big hall with the biggest screen in Sverdlovsk oblast has 480 seats. The small hall - for a small company has 30 seats. In this theater, you can have fun with your family, enjoy an interesting movie in a high quality. High-class sound and picture, 3D-technologies, comfortable chairs and a cozy bar will give you great time and good mood.
Two halls (673 seats) are equipped with modern digital cinema projection tools and 3D format. A huge screen, more than 12 meters wide allows audience to feel themselves in the epicenter of everything shown on the screen.