"The European nations indeed represent a broad range of cultural features that we are happy to introduce to you through these films, but they are, nevertheless, united by strong common values. We are very happy to see that Uzbekistan is striving to adhere to the same set of values through its ongoing reform process."- Eduards Stiprais
The opening ceremony took place on October 11 in Tashkent at the National Association of Electronic Mass Media of Uzbekistan Media Hall. Film screenings will be held until October 18, the festival in Nukus will be held from October 24 to 26, in Urgench from November 1 to 3, and in Jizzakh from November 8 to 10.
All films are shown in the original language with subtitles in Russian and Uzbek. Admission to all sscreenings is free.