Films from CEE Countries in Berlinale Forum’s Selection

    Monsters. by Marius Olteanu Monsters. by Marius Olteanu photo: Parada Film

    BUCHAREST: One 100% Romanian coproduction and three minority coproductions from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Czech Republic were selected for the 49th Forum section of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival (7-17 February 2019).

    Monsters., the first feature film by the Romanian director Marius Olteanu, follows a married couple as they split after eight years of marriage.

    This year, the Forum is curated by Arsenal – Institute for Film and Video Art.

    Selected Films from CEE Countries:

    Monștri. / Monsters. (Romania), World premiere
    Directed by Marius Olteanu
    Produced by Parada Film
    Coproduced by Wearebasca
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre

    From Tomorrow on, I Will  / Chun nuan hua kai (Germany, People’s Republic of China, Serbia), World premiere
    Directed by Ivan Marković, Wu Linfeng

    The Stone Speakers / Kameni govornici (Canada, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Documentary, International premiere
    Directed by Igor Drljača
    Produced by Timelapse Pictures Productions Inc.

    Leakage / Nasht (Iran, Czech Republic), World premiere
    Directed by Suzan Iravanian
    Produced by Europe Media Nest