New Uzbekistan to be captured in newsreels
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) - By his decree "On measures to raise the cinematography and the film industry to a qualitatively new level and to further improve the system of state support for the industry", the President of Uzbekistan instructed to pay attention to the development of documentary filmmaking and the creation of newsreels.
Now filmmakers will prepare films about the reforms carried out in the economic, social and political spheres of our country. Ministries, departments and organizations will have to provide all the necessary information to make films.
The Cabinet of Ministers was instructed to annually approve the list of state and economic management bodies, local executive bodies, in whose activities actual reforms are being carried out, as well as sources of funding for films.
The approved list and funds required for the filming of films included in this list will be sent to the Center for the Development of National Cinematography. In turn, the Center is entrusted with the task of organizing the production of documentaries and newsreels through an open competition.
In addition, the Decree provides for a systematic continuation of reforms aimed at developing the national cinema, improving the system of state support for this area, introducing effective mechanisms for film production in the country based on world experience, as well as creating a modern infrastructure for the film industry and developing a film distribution system in the country.