ACID to Screen Young Serbian Cinema

PARIS: The ACID (Association of Independent Cinema for its Diffusion) opens a new window of programming during the Cannes film festival, offered to a foreign association of independent filmmakers involved…
13-04-2017

FNE Europa Distribution: Cinema of the Month: Cultural Centre of Novi Sad, Serbia

This month we speak with Branislava Lovre, project manager, expert associate and assistant film programmer at the Cultural Centre of Novi Sad, Serbia. Located in the very centre of the…
04-04-2017

FESTIVALS: Quit Staring at My Plate Wins the 45th Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST

BELGRADE: Quit Staring at My Plate by Hana Jušić was awarded the Belgrade Victor for Best Film at the 45th Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST, while Requiem for Mrs.…
06-03-2017

FNE at Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST 2017: Wind

BELGRADE: Wind will screen in the National Competition programme (Serbian Film) of the 45th edition of the Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST, unspooling from 24 February to 5 March…
01-03-2017

FNE at Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST 2017: Afterparty

BELGRADE: Afterparty will screen in the National Competition programme (Serbian Film) of the 45th edition of the Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST, running from 24 February to 5 March…
01-03-2017

FEST FORWARD Coproduction Market Announces Lineup

BELGRADE: Ten Serbian and ten foreign projects have been selected for the third edition of FEST FORWARD, the industry segment of the Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST, unspooling from…
28-02-2017

FNE at Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST 2017: Train Driver’s Diary

BELGRADE: Train Driver’s Diary, Serbia’s candidate for the 2017 Academy Award for best foreign language film and Miloš Radović’s third feature film, was selected for the National Competition programme (Serbian…
28-02-2017

FNE at Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST 2017: All the Cities of the North

BELGRADE: Dane Komljen’s debut feature All the Cities of the North, one of Serbia’s most successful films in the 2016/2017 festival circuit, will screen in the National Competition programme (Serbian…
27-02-2017

FNE at Belgrade International Film Festival FEST 2017: The Samurai in Autumn

BELGRADE: Danilo Bećković’s The Samurai in Autumn / Jesen Samuraja, one of Serbia’s highest grossing films in 2016, will screen in the National Competition programme (Serbian Film) of the 45th…
24-02-2017

SERBIA: Country Report 2016

Even with a notable Serbian presence at some of the world’s A-list film festivals, the increase in public funding through grants given out by Film Center Serbia, new incentives legislation,…
24-02-2017

FESTIVALS: Belgrade International Film Festival Announces Lineup

BELGRADE: The 45th edition of the Belgrade International Film Festival – FEST will screen 95 feature films in 14 different categories from 24 February to 5 March 2017. Emir Kusturica’s…
23-02-2017

First Films First Launches Scriptwriters Networking Platform

BELGRADE: First Films First program manager Stefan Arsenijević announced the launch of an online networking platform on 15 February 2017. The project, Meet the Scriptwriters, is a collaboration with Goethe…
16-02-2017

Lost Country Wins ARTE Production Prize

BERLIN: The project Lost Country by Serbian director Vladimir Perišić and produced by KinoElektron (France), MPM Film (France) and Trilema Films (Serbia) won the ARTE International Prize at the Berlinale…
15-02-2017

FNE a Berlinale 2017: Serbian Film in Berlin

Serbian Films in Berlin are REQUIEM FOR MS. J in Panorama Special and HERD on EFM
11-02-2017

PRODUCTION: Bojana Novaković Shoots Debut Doc The Forbidden Aunt

BELGRADE: Serbian actress Bojana Novaković is in production with her directorial debut, the documentary The Forbidden Aunt / Zabranjena tetka. The film is a study of the actress-director’s own aunt…
08-02-2017

Serbia Signs European Coproduction Convention

ROTTERDAM: Serbia has signed the revised Council of Europe Convention on Cinematographic Coproduction, updated for the digital age and welcoming non-European countries, during the 2017 edition of the International Film…
07-02-2017

Applications Open for First Films First

BELGRADE: Goethe-Institut Young Directors´ Academy South-Eastern Europe starts a new professional training programme First Films First aiming at supporting young Southeast European directors to develop their debut feature.
02-02-2017

PRODUCTION: Katarina Mutić Completes the Way of the East

BELGRADE: Serbian newcomer Katarina Mutić has completed her first documentary, The Way of the East / Tako mi na Istoku. The film follows a fortune-teller and was supported by Film…
23-01-2017

FESTIVALS: The Thorn Wins 10th Küstendorf Film & Music Festival

BELGRADE: The Thorn by Michael Alalu was awarded Golden Egg for best film at the 10th jubilee edition of Emir Kusturica’s Küstendorf Film & Music Festival that ran from 14…
20-01-2017

Serbian The Flock Tops Domestic Box Office 2016

BELGRADE: Nikola Kojo’s debut feature The Flock topped the Serbian total chart with 163,395 admissions and 478,019 EUR / 59,099,647 RSD gross in 2016, boosting the box office by eight…
13-01-2017