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Winning short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

Winning short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

The 21st Sarajevo Film Festival ended on Sunday, giving out awards in three main categories: features, documentaries and short films. Here are the official jury of the short film competition, and the films they voted on: COMPETITION PROGRAMME – SHORT FILM Jury: Marion Döring, European Film Academy Director (Germany) Una Gunjak, Director and film editor (UK)...
Competing short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

Competing short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

The 20th edition of Sarajevo Film Festival will be held from the 14th – 22nd of August. From the total of 50 films in the SFF Competition Programme, the festival is mainly focusing on discovering new talents, in the European feature- and short film scene as well. “Short Films presents films by young and courageous...
Talents Sarajevo is calling for applicants!

Talents Sarajevo is calling for applicants!

Sarajevo Film Festival’s networking and training platform for emerging film professionals from Southeast Europe and Southern Caucasus was founded in 2007 in collaboration with Berlin International Film Festival and Berlinale Talents. Over the past eight years, Talents Sarajevo has become the regional hub for meeting and training of aspiring film professionals. Talents Sarajevo 2015 will...
5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival - Dare to Repeat

5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival – Dare to Repeat

This year the Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival is developing around the motto “Dare to Repeat”! Supported yet again by the European Fund for the Balkans, the 5th BalkansBeyond Borders Short Film Festival comes to Sarajevo on 28-30 November 2014, at the art space Kriterion to fill 3 days with short films of great...
BBB Film Festival: Call for Submissions

BBB Film Festival: Call for Submissions

Balkans Beyond Borders opens the call for submissions for the 5th edition of Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival, the festival that travels from city to city in the Balkans. After four successive years of BBB film festival, young filmmakers again have the opportunity to create, share, show their films, meet and collaborate. This year...
Daazo.com presents: Sarajevo - City of Film

Daazo.com presents: Sarajevo – City of Film

The short films realised in the framework of the Sarajevo – City of Film project are now available to view on Daazo.com One of the most important film events in Europe, the Sarajevo Film Festival organizes the Sarajevo – City of Film project every year. Sarajevo – City of Film is a project that, in...
Video art, experimental animation film and the museum. East vs West. High vs low.

Video art, experimental animation film and the museum. East vs West. High vs low.

Not so long ago, Eastern European video artists or experimental animation filmmakers had no chance to show their work in museums, while their western fellow artists were on the forefront of new art movements finding their way quickly to museums. Ever since the iron curtain fell this difference has been less and less present. Whatever...
“You can’t share the responsibility” - An interview with the programmer of Sarajevo New Currents Shorts

“You can’t share the responsibility” – An interview with the programmer of Sarajevo New Currents Shorts

An interview with Vanja Kaluđerčić  — programmer of the Sarajevo Film Festival’s New Currents Shorts section A modern and minimal white tent with plush oriental rugs: a perfect symbol for the duality of the city of Sarajevo where East meets West, and tradition merges with the newest trends. This is where we sat down for...
Idol for Filmmakers – The Scouting Report

Idol for Filmmakers – The Scouting Report

How would one define a good pitch from the point of view of a producer? In other words, what moves a producer? It would be easy to talk about potential and promise here, but in the end, everybody knows we’re all constantly on the lookout for the next best thing, be it suspense, laughter, violence,...
Sarajevo announces Short Film Competition

Sarajevo announces Short Film Competition

The Competition Programme in all its sections (Feature, Short and Documentary film) will this year present a total number of 50 films. This overview brings the best of regional cinema and according to Sarajevo Film Festival strategy is discovering new talents, approaches and tendencies which are rooted in world cinema of today. Sarajevo Film Festival...
7th Sarajevo Talent Campus Call for Entries Extended

7th Sarajevo Talent Campus Call for Entries Extended

Call for entries for emerging filmmakers from Southeast Europe to participate in Sarajevo Talent Campus held within the framework of the 19th Sarajevo Film Festival is extended until the 7th of June 2013 at 5 pm.  The 7th Sarajevo Talent Campus, taking place from the 18th until the 24th of August, is great opportunity for...
Inspired by problematic issues - An interview with the winners of Daazo’s 2012 film contests

Inspired by problematic issues – An interview with the winners of Daazo’s 2012 film contests

Nino Jincharadze won first prize at the Sarajevo Cocktail Film Contest for her film The Light – a brilliant film with a powerful ambience, interesting animation and a strong message. Joonas Makkonen won first prize at the Impossible Film Contest for The Escort, an existential horror film with strong (and creepy!) characters, a chilling atmosphere,...