MIDPOINT TV Launch 2017 Third Workshop Ready to Start

SARAJEVO: The third and final 2017 workshop for MIDPOINT TV Launch will take place during CineLink Industry Days, the industry platform of Sarajevo Film Festival (11-18 August 2017).

FNE IDF DocBloc: Two Films from East Silver Caravan Competing for Heart of Sarajevo Award

Two documentaries from the selection East Silver Caravan, Romania's Planeta Petrila, directed by Andrei Dascalescu, and Macedonia's Avec l´Amour, directed by Ilija Cvetkovski, will compete in the documentary section of…

CineLink Work in Progress Lineup 2017 Announced

SARAJEVO: Ten projects were selected at CineLink Work in Progress sessions and will compete for three major awards. The announcement has been made on 26 July 2017. CineLink takes place…

FNE at Sarajevo FF 2017: Main Competition Lineup Announced

SARAJEVO: Three world premieres and three debut features are among the seven titles selected for the main competition of the new edition of Sarajevo Film Festival, set to take place…

FESTIVALS: CineLink Announces Second Part of 2017 Selection

SARAJEVO: Seven more feature film projects in development, including projects from Bulgaria, Georgia, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia, have been chosen to complete in the 2017 selection of Sarajevo Film…

Five Films Make the Docu Rough Cut Boutique Line-up

SARAJEVO: Sarajevo Film Festival and Balkan Documentary Center announced the five documentary projects in postproduction from Croatia, Hungary and Romania that will be presented as part of this year’s Docu…

FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month: Multiplex Ekran, Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

This month we speak with Denis Samardzic, the Creative Director of Multiplex Ekran Zenica from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

FNE at Cannes 2017: EFP Producer on the Move: Zoran Galić, Bosnia and Herzegovina

SARAJEVO:The Association of Filmmakers of Bosnia and Herzegovina will be represented at the EFP Producers on the Move for the second year in a row, with Zoran Galić selected for…

MIDPOINT Heads to Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina

PLZEN: MIDPOINT, the international script development programme, is moving into the Balkans with workshops scheduled to take place in Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

FESTIVALS: CineLink Announces First Part of 2017 Selection

SARAJEVO: Seven feature film projects in early development from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Turkey have been selected for Sarajevo Film Festival's CineLink Co-production Market…

FESTIVALS: Sarajevo Film Festival Announces Changes

SARAJEVO: In the wake of the 23rd edition of Sarajevo Film Festival, serious changes were announced aiming at enhancing synergies between the already existing segments – programming & industry (CineLink…


The year 2016 started on an optimistic note for the film industry in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Death in Sarajevo by Danis Tanović, produced by SCCA/pro.ba in cooperation with Margo Films…

Serbian Films Score at Bosnia and Herzegovina Box Office

SARAJEVO: Serbian films once again were a great success in Bosnian cinemas in 2016. Two of them are among the ten most watched films in 2016: Military Academy 3, directed…

Bosnian Multiplex Organises Free Screenings in Freezing Weather

ZENICA: Multiplex Ekran Zenica opened its doors and is organising free screenings for the citizens of Zenica as the heating system of the town broke down. With the support of…

PRODUCTION: Acclaimed Theater Director in Postproduction with Bosnian/Macedonian/Croatian/Serbian Coproduction

SARAJEVO: Frog, the first feature film by well-known Bosnian theatre and TV series director Elmir Jukić, has entered postproduction. The film is a Bosnian/Macedonian/Croatian/Serbian coproduction.

GRANTS: Bosnia and Herzegovina Announces Grants, Žbanić, Tanović and Ceylan among Winners

SARAJEVO: Film Fund announced production and development grants for 2016. Over 650,000 EUR / 1,274,000 KM has been allotted to feature and short films, minority coproductions and for development. The…

Bosnia and Herzegovina Selects Death in Sarajevo as Oscar Bid

SARAJEVO: Death in Sarajevo by Danis Tanović has been selected as Bosnia and Herzegovina's entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards. The decision was made…

FNE at Sarajevo FF: Album Wins the 22nd Sarajevo FF

SARAJEVO: The Turkish/French/Romanian coproduction Album by Mehmet Can Mertoğlu, a debut feature, won the Heart of Sarajevo for Best Feature Film at the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival (12-20 August 2016).

Turkish Radio Television to Coproduce with ex-Yugoslavia under Agreement with Sarajevo FF

SARAJEVO: An agreement signed on the last day of the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival (12-20 August 2016) will allow the Turkish Radio Television (TRT) to support at least one project…

FNE at CineLink Sarajevo FF: Hostages

SARAJEVO: Georgian director Rezo Gigineishvili is in postproduction with his debut feature Hostages, which has been selected for CineLink Work-in-Progress, set to take place 17-18 August 2016, during the 22nd…