FESTIVALS: CineLink and CineLink Drama Announce 2018 Selection


    SARAJEVO: Eight projects from Croatia, Greece, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey will be presented at the 2018 Sarajevo Film Festival as the first part of the coproduction market CineLink. CineLink Drama selection has already been announced.

    The first part of the CineLink line-up focuses on first and second time directors from Southeast Europe with projects in early development. Representatives of these projects took part in preparatory workshops organised in Sarajevo from 2 to 6 April 2018.

    The workshops, which included masterclasses, lectures and one-on-one tutorials with script doctors and experienced film industry professionals, have been designed to help with overall project development ahead of their presentation at CineLink Industry Days from 11 to 16 August 2018.

    CineLink also announced five projects for TV series from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Serbia and Turkey, that will be presented as part of CineLink Drama.


    Deskmate (Turkey)
    Directed by Ferit Karahan

    Fiume o morte! (France, Croatia, Slovenia)
    Directed by Igor Bezinović
    Produced by La Bête
    Coproduced by Restart, Nosorogi

    Chemistry (Romania)
    Directed by Adina Dulcu
    Produced by Libra Film Productions

    The Elegy of Laurel (Montenegro)
    Directed by Dušan Kasalica

    War and War (Greece)
    Directed by Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis

    Summer Night, Half Past Ten (Serbia, Romania)
    Directed by Ivana Mladenovic
    Produced by Baš Čelik
    Coproduced by Hi Film Productions

    Balaur (Romania)
    Directed by Octav Chelaru
    Produced by deFilm

    Safe Place (Croatia)
    Directed by Juraj Lerotić
    Produced by Propeler Film


    Anatomy of a Crime (Serbia)
    Created by Vuk Ršumović and Ana Tomović
    Directed by Vuk Ršumović
    Produced by BaBoon Production and Work in Progress (WIP)

    The Death (Greater Than the Death) (Turkey)
    Created by Arya Su Altıoklar and Samim Türkmen
    Directed by Erhan Yürük and Boran Güney

    Theseus (Greece)
    Created by Panagiotis Iosifelis

    Frust (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
    Created by Srđan Vuletić

    Bad Blood (Serbia)
    Created and directed by Milutin Petrović
    Produced by This and That Productions