The 28. FILMKUNSTFEST MV takes place from 1st to 6th of May 2018 in the capital city Schwerin
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Thiy year's focus-country is Georgia in the caucasian region.
Beginning with the opening ceremony on second of May 2018, one of the movies in this year's festival programme will be awarded with the „WIR”-award for supporting the idea of diversity, donated by the regional initiative „WIR- Erfolg braucht Vielfalt” (Success needs diversity) as well as two special scriptwriter’s scholarships “film resicence Mecklenburg-Vorpommern”. During the final gala event on the 5th of May, 12 awards will be given to competitors of the various festival categories like feature-length movies, documentaries, short films, and children's- and-youth films. Both of these mentioned ceremonies will take place in the Filmpalast Capitol Schwerin, which plays an important role in the tradition of the festival. Almost all of the festival films will be shown there. With 730 seats the big hall is one of the largest cinemas in Germany.