The festival represents the films (both documentary and feature, short and full-length) dedicated to the life, people, problems, beauties etc. in the northern regions of our planet.
The festival sets its goals and objectives as following:
- Search and promotion of the best modern films related to the Arctic and reflecting various aspects of life in this region
- The development of cultural exchange and professional cooperation between filmmakers working in the Arctic region
- Promotion of the Chukotka Autonomous Region as an attractive and comfortable region for making films
- Search and support for young talented filmmakers making films in the Arctic region
- Promoting the integration of Russian cinema into the global cinema process
- Creating and development of a comfortable urban environment for residents of the Chukotka Autonomous Region
- Contribution to the appearance and development of cinematographic education and film industry in the Chukotka Autonomous Region
The Festival is being held by the Department of Creative Projects Development of Russian Filmmakers' Union, by the Youth Initiative Production Center, by the Committee for Culture, Sport and Tourism of the Chukotka Autonomous Region, and is supported by the Government of the Chukotka Autonomous Region.