SARAJEVO: Eight projects from Croatia, Greece, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey will be presented at the 2018 Sarajevo Film Festival as the first part of the coproduction market CineLink. CineLink Drama selection has already been announced.
The first part of the CineLink line-up focuses on first and second time directors from Southeast Europe with projects in early development. Representatives of these projects took part in preparatory workshops organised in Sarajevo from 2 to 6 April 2018.
The workshops, which included masterclasses, lectures and one-on-one tutorials with script doctors and experienced film industry professionals, have been designed to help with overall project development ahead of their presentation at CineLink Industry Days from 11 to 16 August 2018.
CineLink also announced five projects for TV series from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Serbia and Turkey, that will be presented as part of CineLink Drama.
CINELINK 2018 SELECTION, FIRST PART:
Deskmate (Turkey)Directed by Ferit Karahan
Fiume o morte! (France, Croatia, Slovenia)Directed by Igor BezinovićProduced by La BêteCoproduced by Restart, Nosorogi
Chemistry (Romania)Directed by Adina DulcuProduced by Libra Film Productions
The Elegy of Laurel (Montenegro)Directed by Dušan Kasalica
War and War (Greece)Directed by Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis
Summer Night, Half Past Ten (Serbia, Romania)Directed by Ivana MladenovicProduced by Baš ČelikCoproduced by Hi Film Productions
Balaur (Romania)Directed by Octav ChelaruProduced by deFilm
Safe Place (Croatia)Directed by Juraj LerotićProduced by Propeler Film
CINELINK DRAMA 2018 SELECTION:
Anatomy of a Crime (Serbia)Created by Vuk Ršumović and Ana TomovićDirected by Vuk RšumovićProduced by BaBoon Production and Work in Progress (WIP)
The Death (Greater Than the Death) (Turkey)Created by Arya Su Altıoklar and Samim TürkmenDirected by Erhan Yürük and Boran Güney
Theseus (Greece)Created by Panagiotis Iosifelis
Frust (Bosnia and Herzegovina)Created by Srđan Vuletić
Bad Blood (Serbia)Created and directed by Milutin PetrovićProduced by This and That Productions