ZAGREB: The 17th Zagreb Film Festival will be held over the course of a record 11 days, from 7 to 17 November 2019. Around 100 films will be screened in 12 film programmes at eight locations in Zagreb and another 20 Croatian cities. For the first time in 10 years, the recently closed cinema Europa won’t be the central festival venue.
The main competition comprises 12 debut feature films, including a Romanian/Serbian coproduction Ivana the Terrible by Ivana Mladenović and a Dutch/Bosnian coproduction Take Me Somewhere Nice by Ena Sendijarević.
The complete list of films in the Official Selection follows:
Alice and the Mayor (France, Belgium)Directed by Nicolas Parised
Babyteeth (Australia)Directed by Shannon Murphy
Beanpole (Russia)Directed by Kantemir Balagov
Beware of Children (Norway, Sweden)Directed by Dag Johan Haugerud
Ivana the Terrible (Romania, Serbia)Directed by Ivana MladenovićProduced by microFilm, Dunav 84Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, Film Center Serbia
Queen of Hearts (Denmark, Sweden)Directed by May el-Toukhy
Monos (Colombia, The Netherlands, Argentina, Germany, Sweden)Directed by Alejandro Landes
Our Mothers (Belgium, France, Guatemala)Directed by César Díaz
Take me Somewhere Nice (The Netherlands, Bosnia and Herzegovina)Directed by Ena SendijarevićProduced by Pupkin, VPRO, SCCA/PRO.BASupported by the Netherlands Film Fund, NPO Fund, CoBO, the MEDIA Sub-programme of Creative Europe
Patrick (Belgium, The Netherlands)Directed by Tim Mielants
The Lighthouse (Canada, USA)Directed by Robert Eggers