About the festival

From 20 to 26 May 2021, the capital of Chuvashia - the city of Cheboksary will host XIV Cheboksary International Film Festival.

For the first time the film festival declared itself in June 2008, when famous actors came to Cheboksary and filmmakers not only from near, but also far abroad. In 2009 the decision of the management Of the Chuvash Republic to make the Cheboksary International Film Festival traditional was supported Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.

For nine years, the film forum has gained popularity among film critics, directors and actors, it was attended by tens of thousands of spectators. Eldar Ryazanov became participants of the film festival in different years, Irina Muravyova, Lidia Fedoseeva-Shukshina, Mikhail Efremov, Irina Skobtseva-Bondarchuk, Dmitry Astrakhan, Boris Grachevsky, Alexey German Jr., Yuri Grymov, Sergey Fetisov, Nikita Vysotsky, Alexey Nilov, Semyon Furman, Grigory Gladkov, Liza Boyarskaya, Dmitry Kharatyan, Inna Churikova, Gleb Panfilov, Alexander Pankratov-Cherny and many other actors and directors from Russia, Kazakhstan, Estonia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Serbia, Great Britain, France, Bulgaria, Finland, India, USA.

Admission to all film screenings of the film festival is traditionally free.

Regulations
Organizers
Lavrentyev Sergey Alexandrovich
Artistic Director of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Matrosov Maxim Yurievich
Executive Director of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Anashkin Sergey Nikolaevich
Chairman of the selection committee of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Pirkulov Dmitry Vladimirovich
Producer of special programs of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Kapustin Dmitry Vladimirovich
Director of the opening ceremonies and awarding the winners of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Zakharova Larisa Evgenievna
Press office chief of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Marusina Julia Ilinichna
Programme and film presentation coordinator of Cheboksary International Film Festival
Artemieva Oksana Valerievna
Guest service coordinator of Cheboksary International Film Festival