Croatia Touts Stability and Success in Annual Report

ZAGREB: Hrvoje Hribar, director of the Croatian Audiovisual Center, introduced HAVC’s annual performance report and said that the recent period of continuity is responsible for the success of Croatia’s film…
10-05-2016

PRODUCTION: The Eighth Commissioner in Production

ZAGREB: Ivan Salaj's debut feature The Eighth Commissioner / Osmi povjerenik, an adaptation of the award-winning novel by Renato Baretić, is about to wrap shooting in Croatia.
27-04-2016

PRODUCTION: Danish Comedy Starts Shooting in Croatia

ZAGREB: The 3rd part of the Danish comedy Three Heists and a Hamster / Alle for Tre by Rasmus Heide began shooting in various locations in Istria on 11 April…
14-04-2016

FNE Congratulates ScripTeast on its 10th Anniversary

Film New Europe and Independent Film Foundation are celebrating the 10th anniversary of ScripTeast with a series of weekly interviews with scriptwriters and key players involved in ScripTeast activity. This…
21-03-2016

Dubrovnik Studio Plans Under Discussion

DUBROVNIK: The shooting of Star Wars, which will take place in Dubrovnik from 9 to 20 March, re-ignites the discussion around the opportunity of building a film studio in Dubrovnik.
08-03-2016

FESTIVALS: Poet on a Business Trip Wins ZagrebDox

ZAGREB: Poet on a Business Trip by Ju Anqi was awarded The Big Stamp Award for Best Film in the International Competition of the 12th ZagrebDox. The festival took place…
29-02-2016

Star Wars Sets Croatian Shoot

DUBROVNIK: The eighth film of the Star Wars franchise will film in Dubrovnik in March 2016.
18-02-2016

FESTIVALS: ZagrebDox Unveils 2016 Industry Events

ZAGREB: ZagrebDox Pro, the industry section of ZagrebDox running 21-28 February 2016, will host masterclasses, development workshops, a pitching forum, 4K technology presentation and one-on-one meetings.
16-02-2016

FNE at Berlinale 2016: Croatian Film in Berlin

Croatian stand is in the Martin-Gropius-Bau – stand no. 121.
14-02-2016

PRODUCTION: Kinorama Preps Final Koko Series Installment

ZAGREB: The fourth and final installment of the successful Koko series will start shooting in June 2016. The Mystery of Green Hill will be directed by first time director Čejen…
10-02-2016

PRODUCTION: Eric Roberts Set to Film in Croatia

ZAGREB: US actor Eric Roberts has joined the cast of Someone Dies Tonight which will begin filming in Croatia in March.
08-02-2016

Star Wars Rumored to Shoot in Croatia

ZAGREB: The Croatian media is speculating that Star Wars: Episode VIII might be shot in Dubrovnik, as the Croatian Audiovisual Centre neither confirms nor denies it.
29-01-2016

FESTIVALS: ZagrebDox Announces Lineup

ZAGREB: More than 160 films have been selected for all the 17 categories of the 12th ZagrebDox, of which 24 titles will vie in the International Competition. The festival takes…
29-01-2016

Admissions to Domestic Films Dropped in Croatia

ZAGREB: Admissions to domestic films dropped from 124,453 in 2014 to approximately 92,000 in 2015. The Croatian hit in 2015, The High Sun by Dalibor Matanić, had 42,815 admissions compared…
15-01-2016

Croatian Actress Selected for Shooting Stars

HAMBURG: Croatian actress Tihana Lazović is one of the ten rising young European thespians selected for the European Shooting Stars of 2016.
16-12-2015

Croatia, Poland Receive EFA Prizes

BERLIN: Picnic by Croatian director Jure Pavlović won the short film award and Polish film editor Jacek Drosio was recognized for his editing of the film Body at the European…
14-12-2015

FNE Country Report 2015: Croatia

It was a good year for Croatian cinema with domestic films like The High Sun by Dalibor Matanić and the short film Belladona by Dubravka Turić awarded at many festivals.…
11-12-2015

FNE DocBloc: ZagrebDox Pro Extends Application Deadline

Applicants have until 7 December to apply for the free documentary workshop.
04-12-2015

December Croatian Premieres Expect to Boost Local Box Office

ZAGREB: Life Is a Trumpet by Antonio Nuić and Ljiljan Vidić’s Baptism of Fire by Ivan Goran-Vitez will be released by Blitz film i video in December 2015. They will…
03-12-2015

FESTIVALS: ZagrebDox Pro 2016 Extends Deadline

ZAGREB: The ZagrebDox Pro programme has extended its application deadline until 7 December 2015.
01-12-2015