Romanian Project Selected for the CineLink Co-Production Market

SARAJEVO: Romanian project Otto the Barbarian by Ruxandra Maria Ghițescu is among the first six projects selected for the CineLink Co-Production Market and announced by the Sarajevo Film Festival. The…
30-03-2016

FNE at Berlinale 2016: Death in Sarajevo

BERLIN: Oscar winning Bosnian director Danis Tanović, whose An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker screened in Competition at the Berlinale in 2013, is back with his timely…
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FNE at Berlinale 2016: Films from Bosnia and Herzegovina in Berlin

Latest film by Danis Tanović to premiere in the competition programme of the 66th Berlinale!
14-02-2016

Berlinale Selects Films by Tanović and Wasilewski for Competition

SARAJEVO/WARSAW: Death in Sarajevo by Danis Tanović and United States of Love by Tomasz Wasilewski have been selected for the competition of the 66th Berlin Film Festival (11-21 February 2016).…
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PRODUCTION: The Only Thing Left to Do Is to Cut Off My Ear in Development

SARAJEVO: Awarded Bosnian filmmaker Nedžad Begović is developing The Only Thing Left to Do Is to Cut off My Ear, an 80-minute documentary exploring the relationship between life and art.
18-12-2015

PRODUCTION: Men Don't Cry in Preproduction

SARAJEVO: Alen Drljević is in preproduction with Men Don't Cry, a Bosnian/Slovenian/German/Croatian/Serbian coproduction starring prominent actors Miki Manojlović, Boris Isaković, Leon Lučev and Emir Hadžihafizbegović.
17-12-2015

PRODUCTION: A Good Wife

SARAJEVO: Mirjana Karanović's A Good Wife / Dobra žena, a Serbian/Bosnian/Croatian coproduction, was finished just in time for Sundance where it was selected in World Cinema Dramatic Competition.
16-12-2015

PRODUCTION: Under the Cover in Postproduction

SARAJEVO: The documentary Under the Cover by Nejra Latić Hulusić and Sabrina Begović Ćorić investigates the attitude towards headscarves in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
15-12-2015

FNE Country Report 2015: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina saw four important events in 2015: it hosted the 21st edition of Sarajevo Film Festival, it joined the Film New Europe Association and European Film Promotion and…
10-12-2015

FNE at Connecting Cottbus: The Son

COTTBUS: Bosnia and Herzegovina teams up with Croatia and funding from Macedonia for director Ines Tanovic’s contemporary Sarajevo tale The Son presented at Connecting Cottbus.
06-11-2015

PRODUCTION: BiH’s Aida Begić Develops A Ballad

SARAJEVO: The new project of the acclaimed writer/director Aida Begić, A Ballad / Balada, is a story about love in post-apocalyptic Bosnia and Herzegovina where myths and reality intertwine. The…
01-09-2015

Film New Europe Association Welcomes Association of Filmmakers of Bosnia And Herzegovina as Newest Member

SARAJEVO: The Association of Filmmakers of Bosnia and Herzegovina has become the newest member of the Film New Europe Association.
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FESTIVALS: Mustang Wins Sarajevo Film Festival

SARAJEVO: Deniz Gamze Ergüven's Mustang was awarded Best Film in the feature film competition of the 21th Sarajevo Film Festival, running from 14 to 22 August 2015. The festival gave…
24-08-2015

Our Everyday Life as Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Oscar Bid

SARAJEVO: Ines Tanović's debut feature Our Everyday Life has been selected as Bosnia and Herzegovina's candidate for the Foreign Language Academy Award.
24-08-2015

FNE at Sarajevo Film Festival: Ines Tanović Develops The Son

SARAJEVO: Ines Tanović, whose debut feature Our Everyday Life (Dokument Sarajevo) had its world premiere in the international competition of the 21th Sarajevo Film Festival, is developing her second feature,…
20-08-2015

FNE at Sarajevo: Romanian Double Debut in Postproduction

SARAJEVO: Catrinel Dănăiaţă's debut feature Double delves into depression, isolation, lack of maturity and loss of the individual self.
20-08-2015

FNE at Sarajevo Film Festival: Interview with Elma Tataragić, the General Secretary of the Bosnian Filmmakers Association

SARAJEVO: FNE spoke with Elma Tataragić, the General Secretary of the Bosnian Filmmakers Association about the challenges the association is facing as a key institution in the development of the…
19-08-2015

FNE at Sarajevo Film Festival: Birds Like Us Puts Bosnia and Herzegovina on the Animation Map

SARAJEVO: Faruk Šabanović’s animated film Birds like Us is a Bosnian/Turkish/UK/US coproduction participating in CineLink Work in Progress section in Sarajevo Film Festival (14-22 August 2015).
19-08-2015

FNE at Sarajevo Film Festival: Rezo Gigineishvili Preps Honeymoon Flight

SARAJEVO: Rezo Gigineishvili is prepping his dream project Honeymoon Flight, a true story of a flight hijacking by Georgian youngsters in 1983, set to start shooting in late October 2015.…
18-08-2015

FNE at Sarajevo Film Festival: FAME’s Mike Downey Unveils New Slate of Southeast European Coproductions

SARAJEVO: FNE spoke with UK producer Mike Downey who helms the London based FAME (Film and Music Entertainment) as he gets ready to head for Sarajevo Film Festival where he…
18-08-2015