WIESBADEN: Sixteen films, including ten feature films and six documentaries, were selected for the competition of the 18th edition of goEast – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film in Wiesbaden, Germany, set to take place from 18 to 24 April 2918.
Malgorzata Szumowska's Mug / Twarz (produced by Nowhere in coproduction with the Krakow Festival Office) will open the festival.
Once Upon a Time in November / Pewnego razu w listopadzie (Poland)Directed by Andrzej JakimowskiProduced by Zjednoczenie Artystów i RzemieślnikówSupported by the Polish Film Institute
Our New President (Russia, USA)Directed by Maxim Pozdorovkin
The Other Side of Everything / Druga strana svega (Serbia, France, Qatar) Directed by Mila Turajlić Produced by Dribbling Pictures Supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, Film Center Serbia, CNC – Cinémas du monde, Doha Film Institute and HBO Europe (http://hbo-europe.com/)
Falling / Strimholov (Ukraine)Directed by Marina Stepanska
The Marriage / Martesa (Kosovo, Albania)Directed by Blerta Zeqiri
The Miner / Rudar (Slovenia, Croatia, Germany) Directed by Hanna Slak Produced by Nukleus Film Coproduced by VOLTE Supported by the Slovenian Film Center, FS Viba
Aurora Borealis (Hungary)Directed by Márta Meszaros
Miracle / Stebuklas (Lithuania, Bulgaria) Directed by Eglė Vertelytė Produced by iN SCRiPT Coproduced Geopoly, Studio Postprodukcyjne ORKA Supported by the Lithuanian Film Centre, the Bulgarian National Film Center, Eurimages, Creative Europe Programme of the European Union (https://ec.europa.eu/programmes/creative-europe/)
Ice Mother / Baba z ľadu (Czech Republic, Slovakia, France) Directed by Bohdan Sláma, produced by Negativ Coproduced by Why Not Productions, ARTILERIA , Česká televize, Rozhlas a televízia Slovenska, Barrandov Studios, i/o post Supported by the Czech Film Fund, Creative Europe – MEDIA, Eurimages, CNC, Slovak Audiovisual Fund, the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic
A Woman Captured (Hungary, Germany)Directed by Bernadett Tuza-Ritter
Sveta (Kazahstan)Directed by Zhanna Issabayeva
The Dead Nation / Țara moartă (Romania)Directed by Rady JudeProduced by HiFilm Productions
The Ancient Woods / Sengire (Lithuania, Estonia, Germany)Directed by Mindaugas SurvilaProduced by SengireCoproduced by OÜ Vesilind, Magic Motion Filmproduktions GmbHSupported by the Lithuanian National Film Center and the Creative Europe programme
Rezo (Russia)Directed by Levan Gabriadze
November (Estonia, Netherlands, Poland) Directed by Rainer Sarnet Produced by Homeless Bob Production Coproduced by PRPL, Opus Film
The Bottomless Bag (Russia)Directed by Rustam Khamdamov
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