GRANTS: Croatia Announces Minority Coproduction and Animated Film Grants

ZAGREB: The Croatian Audiovisual Centre approved 556,730 EUR / 4,178,000 HRK for minority coproductions and animated films on 23 September 2016.
26-09-2016

FESTIVALS: Croatian Constitution Wins Grand Prize of the Americas in Montreal

ZAGREB: Constitution by Rajko Grlić won the Grand Prize of the Americas (Best Film) at the 40th World Film Festival in Montreal (25 August- 5 September 2016). The film is…
08-09-2016

GRANTS: Croatia Announces TV Development Grants

ZAGREB: The Croatian Audiovisual Centre (HAVC) has approved 277,488.50 EUR as project development and script development grants for TV series and individual works for animated projects, documentaries and dramas. The…
31-08-2016

Croatia Selects On the Other Side as Oscar Bid

ZAGREB: Zrinko Ogresta’s On the Other Side, a Croatian/Serbian coproduction, has been selected as Croatia’s entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards. The decision was…
30-08-2016

FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month: Kino Sloboda, Croatia

This month we speak with Đive Galov, the programme manager of Kino Sloboda, Dubrovnik.
12-08-2016

New Europe Picks up Hana Jušić’s Venice Days Quit Staring at My Plate

ZAGREB: Croatian/Danish drama Quit Staring at My Plate by Hana Jušić, which will compete in this year’s Venice Days, has been acquired by New Europe Film Sales.
02-08-2016

FESTIVALS: Viva Wins Motovun Film Festival

MOTOVUN: Irish/Cuban coproduction Viva by Paddy Breathnach has won the Propeller of Motovun at the 19th Motovun Film Festival, which took place from 26 to 30 July 2016.
01-08-2016

FESTIVALS: Motovun Film Festival Kicks Off

MOTOVUN: The 19th edition of Motovun Film Festival, a festival primarily dedicated to films from small cinematographies and independent productions, will screen 13 films in the competition from 26 to…
27-07-2016

Six International Productions Expected to Shoot in Croatia

ZAGREB: In the first half of 2016, four international productions chose Croatia as their filming location, with additional six in the pipeline. The projects originate from the UK, Denmark, Sweden,…
26-07-2016

FESTIVALS: On the Other Side Wins Big at the 63rd Pula Film Festival

PULA: Zrinko Ogresta’s On the Other Side was awarded the Grand Golden Arena at the 63rd edition of Pula Film Festival, which took place from 9 to 16 July 2016.…
18-07-2016

Robin Hood – Origins Produced by DiCaprio, Rumored to Shoot in Croatia

DUBROVNIK: Robin Hood – Origins, produced by Leonardo DiCaprio and starring Jamie Foxx, is rumored to shoot in Dubrovnik in January-February 2017.
15-07-2016

Netflix Buys the Rights to Ivona Juka’s You Carry Me

ZAGREB: Ivona Juka’s debut feature You Carry Me / Ti mene nosiš has been bought by Netflix. This Croatian/Slovenian/Serbian/Montenegrin coproduction is the first film from the region bought by the…
12-07-2016

FESTIVALS: Pula IFF Kicks Off

PULA: Seven Croatian films and six minority coproductions are competing in the Croatian Programme of the 63rd Pula Film Festival taking place from 9 – 16 July 2016.
12-07-2016

Cinema Mediterranean Caravan Revives Dalmatian Cinema

SPLIT: The biggest challenge of Cinema Mediterranean, the project of cinema revival in Dalmatia aiming to renew movie theaters and bring movie screenings to smaller towns, is to keep the…
05-07-2016

PRODUCTION: American/Czech Series Knightfall Starts Shooting in Croatia

DUBROVNIK: The first season of the series Knightfall produced by the A&E Television Network (U.S.) and Stillking Films (Czech Republic) started shooting in Dubrovnik on 27 June 2016. The series,…
28-06-2016

FESTIVALS: Anca Damian Wins Animafest 2016

ZAGREB: Magic Mountain by Romanian director Anca Damian won the Grand Prix for Best Feature Film at the 26th edition of the Croatian festival of animated films Animafest, which concluded…
14-06-2016

FESTIVALS: Nine Films Compete at Animafest Zagreb

ZAGREB: Nine feature animated films are competing in the main competition of Animafest Zagreb which runs 6-11 June 2016.
07-06-2016

GRANTS: Croatia Announces Grants

ZAGREB: The Croatian Audiovisual Centre allotted 337,846 EUR / 2,537,050 HRK as development funding for feature films, documentaries and animated films, as well as for short films production on 1…
02-06-2016

FESTIVALS: Pula IFF 2016 Announces Competition Films

PULA: Thirteen films will compete in the Croatian Programme of the 63rd Pula Film Festival taking place 9 – 16 July 2016.
26-05-2016

FNE at Cannes 2016: Croatian Cinema in Cannes

South-East European Pavillion, Village International Riviera n.134
14-05-2016