Major events in 2011 in the cultural and spiritual life of the Tver region - according to the weekly "Athanasius-exchange".
International Festival of Short Film and Animation Meters was included in the top five culturally significant projects, which also includes X Delphic Games in Tver, Center for Contemporary Art «TverCA», XIII Volga procession and other events.
Talented filmmakers and music video from 15 countries presented 80 films in October at the III International Youth Short Film Festival Meters. Well-known professionals were in the jury: documentary filmmaker Alexander Tyapov, a famous Russian film director Sergei Loban, a member of the Union of Cinematographers and the European Federation of Cinematographers IMAGO Ruslan Gerasimenko, Russian animation director Ivan Maximov, theater and film actor, director Alexei Markov and music video director (more than 400 music videos), Irina Mironova. The festival has become a bright page in the life of Tver, in three unforgettable days in the capital of the Upper Volga gathered the best of talented youth from around the world.