On February 20, 2020 retrospective shows of socially oriented short films from the LAMPA International Film Festival were organized at the United Nations headquarters in New York. The event was dedicated to World Day of Social Justice and had been organized with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, and the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund,
LAMPA today is a globally recognized platform with the focus on social concerns and charity expressed by films. The life stories of the volunteers, real stories of real people transforming the world around them, timely help – these are only some themes which turned to become the storylines of the films being assessed by LAMPA jury. The Film Festival is a place which annually attracts both amateurs and professionals in the area of short film production who promote socially important ideas in Russia and in the world.
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