Grand opening of Message to Man International Film Festival will take place on September 23, 2016.
On September 23, the grand opening ceremony of the 26th International Film Festival, “Message to Man”/”Message2Man”, will take place at the Palace Square. The citizens and guests of St.Petersburg will see the gala concert by Yury Shevchuk and DDT band as well as “Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World” film screening, a new work by Werner Herzog, living classic of the German cinema. The event is FREE of charge. The guests are welcome to arrive starting with 6 pm. At 7 pm a brief opening ceremony will begin, followed by the concert and the film screening.
More than 200 best films of the year are awaiting you at Message to Man Film Festival: non-fiction, fiction, animated and experimental films. Morethan 100 internationalguests. 13 city venues. 10 special programs, 4 retrospective shows, 2 unique exhibitions devoted to the history and most recent trends in cinematic art, everyday master classes and meet-the-artist sessions with professionals from the film industry. Entrance ticket for the events start with 50 rub!