Childhood and UNICEF at the Havana Film Festival
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- 12 / 09 / 2009
The recognition has a special relevant in a year in which the twenty anniversary of the Convention of the Rights of the Children is celebrated. The awarded productions are a valuable working tool in the protection of the children and teenagers.
The jury consists of UNICEF members and personalities from the audio visual world. They are:
Juan Padrón. Cuba. President of the Jury. National Cinema Award.
José Juan Ortiz. Spain. Representative of UNICEF in Cuba.
Nancy González. Cuba. Actress and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.
Carlos Alberto Cremata. Cuba. Director of La Colmenita theatre company.
Jan-Willem Bult. Netherlands. Producer and creator of TV programs.
Elyzabeth Carmona. Brazil. Producer and specialist in children contents.
Arsenio García. Cuba. UNICEF Communications Officer.
For almost two decades UNICEF has accompanied the space dedicated to the productions for boys, girls and teenagers, of the network Audiovisual Universe of the Latin American Children.
Source: www.habanafilmfestival.com and Cubarte