BELGRADE: The Croatian documentary On Behalf of the Republic of Croatia by Goran Dević won the Best Short Film award at the 12th Bel Docs festival, which concluded on 15 May 2018.
Fifteen films competed for the short film award.
Dević also received a film retrospective at the festival.
Centar by Ivan Marković won the Best Film award in the Serbian national competition section.
The prizes were sponsored by Film Center Serbia.
Best FilmA Lua Platz (France)Directed by Jérémy Gravayat
The Smelting of Time (Uruguay)Directed by Juan Alvarez NemeandNow Something is Slowly Changing (Netherlands)Directed by Menna Laura Meijer
Best FilmCentar (Serbia, Germany)Directed by Ivan Marković
Special MentionI Am What I Am – Gypsy Mafia (Germany, Serbia)Directed by Andrijan Stojković
Best DoPDušan Grubin for Taurunum Boy (Serbia)Directed by Jelena Maksimović, Dušan Grubin
Short Film Competition
Best FilmOn Behalf of the Republic of Croatia (Croatia)Directed by Goran Dević