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FESTIVALS: Seven CEE Titles Complete Berlinale’s Panorama Selection Featured

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BERLIN: Seven titles from CEE countries will compete in the Panorama section of the 68th Berlin IFF (15-25 February 2018). These projects were produced or coproduced by an impressive list of countries: Slovenia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Georgia, Bulgaria, Poland, Macedonia and Romania.

These seven projects are added to a title that was previously announced – Profile, directed by Timur Bekmambetov, a coproduction between USA, UK and Cyprus, produced by Bazelevs Entertainment.


What Comes Around / Al Gami'ya (Lebanon, Egypt, Greece, Qatar, Slovenia) Documentary
Directed by Reem Saleh
World premiere

When the War Comes / Až přijde válka (Czech Republic, Croatia) Documentary
Directed by Jan Gebert
World premiere

Genesis / Genezis (Hungary)
Directed by Árpád Bogdán
World premiere

Horizon / Horizonti (Georgia, Sweden, Germany)
Directed by Tinatin Kajrishvili
Horizon by Tinatin KajrishviliProduced by Gemini and Artizm
Coproduced by Momento Film
Supported by the Georgian National Film Center, the Swedish Film Institute
World premiere

I See Red People / Je vois rouge (France, Bulgaria)  Documentary
Directed by Bojina Panayotova
World premiere

When the Trees Fall / Koly padayut dereva (Ukraine, Poland, Macedonia)
Directed by Marysia Nikitiuk
Produced by Directory Films
Coproduced by Message Film, Fokus In
Winner of the Krzysztof Kieślowski ScripTeast award
World premiere

Lemonade (Romania, Germany, Canada, Sweden)
Directed by Ioana Uricaru
Produced by Mobra films
Coproduced by 42 Film, Peripheria, Filmgate Films
Supported by the Romanian Film Centre (CNC), Eurimages, Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung, Telefilm, Société de Développement des Entreprises Culturelles, CAVCO, SODEC - Crédits d’impôts, Film i Vast, Creative Europe Programme - MEDIA of the European Union
World premiere

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