“American Night” at DokuFest under the auspices of the US ambassador

“American Night” at DokuFest under the auspices of the US ambassador

Pristina, August 18, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

The “American Night” of the film festival, DokuFest, which will mark the second night on Monday in Prizren, will be organized under the auspices of US ambassador, Tracey Ann Jacobson.

“This year, US embassy is proud of bringing the American Film Show Case at Dokufest, as part of the American program of this activity”, reads the press statement of this embassy.

In cooperation with the Southern California University, the American Film Showcase will present a documentary consisting of 15 American documentaries, dealing with diversity and civil society.

Through the American Film Showcase, US embassy is also sponsoring the visit of David France to Kosovo, who was nominated for the documentary “How can be plague survived” and Claire Aguilar, a film curator and media editor with a 20 year experience in public mediums.

During DokuFest, France and Aguilar will hold a number of workshops, speeches and interviews. /ibna/