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MC Russia reports from the EU-Russia summit

MC Russia films the EU-Russia summit for the European Commission Directorate-General Communication (DG Comm)

As part of its contract with the European Commission Directorate-General Communication (DG Comm), MC Russia recently attended the EU-Russia summit on 21 – 22 May in Khabarovsk. Responsible for the on-site reporting and TV production of the event, the MC TV team compiled digital videos about the roundtable, press conference and the unofficial dinner for leading politicians from Russia and the EU.

The two-day summit, which aimed to settle differences concerning energy policy, security issues and trade, was headed by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev. The EU was represented by the EU Commission President José Manuel Barroso, Secretary-General of the Council of the EU Javier Solana as well as Czech President Václav Klaus.

MC Russia’s contract with the European Commission Directorate-General Communication (DG Comm) has been ongoing since 2006. During this time, MC Russia has been responsible for the TV production and reportage at a number of events for European institutions as well as for European activities with importance for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). MC Russia’s videos from the EU-Russia summit are now available for downloading on the EU’s audiovisual server “Europe by Satellite”.