BELBRADE: Serbia celebrated its documentary filmmaking industry with a best prize for 4 Years in 10 Minutes in the Beldocs national competition. The festival also gave two awards for works in progress.
After seven days, nearly a hundred films in its programmes screened at ten different venues around Belgrade, along with an industry segment, numerous additional programmes and esteemed guests including Ruth Beckermann, Abel Ferrara and Ulrich Seidel, Beldocs 2018 (Belgrade Documentary Film Festival) ended its 11th edition with the award ceremony at the Kombank dvorana venue in the very centre of Belgrade on 14 May 2018.
Film Center Serbia aided the festival and sponsored the awards, and it also supported the winners in the Serbian Competition section.
FULL LIST OF WINNERS:
The Best Film in the Serbian Competition Programme:4 Years in 10 Minutes / 4 godine u 10 MinutesDirected by Mladen KovačevićProduced by Horopter Film ProductionSupported by Film Center Serbia
The Best Director of Photography in the Serbian Competition Programme:Kosta Glušica for The Last Adventure of Kaktus Kid / Poslednja avantura Kaktus BateDirected by Đorđe MarkovićProduced byTuna Fish StudioSupported by Film Center Serbia
The Best Editing in the Serbian Competition Programme:Thomas Ernst, Ana Lagator and Nataša Pantić for When Pigs Come / Kada dođu svinjeDirected by Biljana TutorovProduced by Wake Up Films Supported by Film Center Serbia and the Croatian Audiovisual Center
Beldocs’ Special PrizeOccupied Cinema / Okupirani bioskop (Serbia, Croatia)Directed by Senka DomanovićProduced by This and That FilmsSupportd by Film Center Serbia and the Croatian Audiovisual Center
The Best Film in the International Competition ProgrammeMeteors (Turkey, The Netherlands)Directed by Gürcan Keltek
Special Jury Prize in the International Competition ProgrammeBoli Bana (Belgium, France)Directed by Simon Gillard
The Best Film in the Beldocs Teen section:Ouaga Girls (Sweden, Burkina Faso, France, Qatar)Directed by Theresa Traore Dahlberg
Serbian Industry Programme Awards
The Living Pictures production company Award for photography postproduction:Museum of Revolution / Muzej RevolucijeDirected by Srđan KečaProduced by UZROK Film Production (Serbia) and Restart (Croatia)Supported by Film Center Serbia
The Film Center Serbia Award:Telenovela: Grey-Scale In Color / Telenovela: Gris y MulticolorDirected by Filip MartinovićProduced by FDU – Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Belgrade