Kyiv International Film Festival
Sunny Bunny is the main national LGBT cultural event known far beyond Ukraine. Over the years, Sunny Bunny has become an important communicative platform for the LGBT community in Ukraine. This event is created by the community and for the community. But the scope and worldwide recognition of Molodist Film Festival creates the opportunity for a broad public discussion of topics and issues that arise within the program. Established in 2001, it’s the world’s second (after Berlinale’s Teddy Award) LGBT-program on international film festivals. The program has its own international jury to decide the winner.
The main objective of the festival is to promote young professional cinema. As forty five years ago competitive program represents professional and amateur movies of debutants. The main sections – student, the first short film (fiction, animation, documentary) and the first feature film.
Awards & Prizes
The Grand Prix — «The Scythian Deer»: 10 000 USD Best Film Award in three categories (student/ short/full-length film): 2 500 USD each
The Audience Award
Best National Film
Molodist for Kids Award
Sunny Bunny Award - the LGBT Award
Ecumenical Jury Award