FESTIVALS: Belgrade’s FEST FORWARD 2019 Film Projects Announced


BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia (FCS), EWA (European Women’s Audiovisual Network) and FEST FORWARD, the industry segment of FEST 2019, have announced six upcoming projects officially selected to take part in this year’s edition of the “FEST Forward Women in Film” industry programme taking place on 1 and 2 March 2019. Another six domestic film projects were selected for the National Selection segment of FEST Forward 2019.

The FEST FOWARD 2019 national selecton consists of the following six domestic film projects, which will be pitched and will compete for the FEST FORWARD Award:

Blame on me / Na mene, feature film
Directed by Ivan Stojiljković
Produced by Sense Production

The Users / Korisnici (feature film)
Directed by Ivan Ikić
Produced by Sense Production
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Celts / Kelti (feature film)
Directed by Milica Tomović
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Roots / Koreni (documentary)
Directed by Tea Lukač
Produced by NANA 143  

A Man Sings After War (documentary)
Directed by Ana Otašević
Produced by DarMar Films
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Christina / Kristina (documentary, hybrid)
Directed by Nikola Spasić
Produced by Inkubator REZON

The projects selected for the Women In Film and competing for the FCS/ EWA award are:

Aurora’s Sunrise  (Armenia, Germany)
Directed by Inna Sahakyan

Dirty Girls (Greece)
Directed by Olga Malea

How is Katia? (Ukraine)
Directed by Christina Tynkevych

Melissa’s Story (Hungary)
Directed by Asia Der & Sara Haragonics

Snow and the Bear (Turkey)
Directed by Selcen Ergun

The Myth of a Real Man (Serbia)
Directed by Milica Lee Filipovski
Produced by Dart Film & Video