03 February 2012, Friday, 13:07
author: Alim Faizov
The XIV open Republican film festival about tourism, travels and adventures “USHUT “will be held in Kazan on February 4-18, the news agency “Tatar-Inform” reports.
The festival is aimed at popularization of health way of life, sharing of experience concerning travels and sports trips, organization of video- and photo shooting and rise of tourist qualification.
97 films from Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Kazan, Ufa, Irkutsk, Ulyanovsk, Perm, Ryazan, Tambov, Yaroslavl and also from Latvia (Riga), Ukraine (Kiev and Odessa) and Germany (Dresden) are presented to the forum and the subject-matter of the films presented includes such topics as ski trips, drafting, bicycle trips, off-road adventures, pedestrian tourism and mountainous trips.
The forum is organized by the Ministry for youth affairs, sport and tourism of Tatarstan and the company “USHUT” with assistance of the Union of Cinematographers of Tatarstan and the Russian Geographic Society in Tatarstan.