Ufa UTV channel won TEFI
The project by Ufa city channel UTV "Spring Ball 2013" won the bronze "Orpheus" — the main prize of the national television award "TEFI -Region — 2013" in the category "Television and life: a special project".
The "Spring Ball" is a large dance celebration that allows all graduates coming together and listening to the last school bell. This year the celebrations were held simultaneously in Ufa, Sterlitamak Ishimbay, Neftekamsk, Octyabrsky, Orenburg and Orsk. Thousands of high school graduates danced the waltz in the main squares of their cities. The culmination of the celebration was the opening of the "Avenue of Graduates 2013" which consisted of pictures of eleventh-graders with their dreams about future professions, reported on TV.
The final list of the regional TEFI also included a work by UTV cameraman, Dmitry Weidner, "Man. Ballerina" in the nomination "The cameraman of TV programs".