PRODUCTION: Croatian/Serbian Coproduction The Last Serb in Croatia Enters Postproduction

ZAGREB: The zombie comedy The Last Serb in Croatia / Posljednji Srbin u Hrvatskoj has entered the postproduction phase. Predrag Ličina’s debut feature is a Croatian/Serbian coproduction between Kinorama and…

Serbia Selects Offenders as Oscar Candidate

BELGRADE: Offenders / Izgrednici by esteemed Serbian helmer Dejan Zečevićhas has been selected as Serbia’s official entry for the US Academy Awards in the Foreign Language Film category. The film…

Jour2Fête Acquires Greek/French/Serbian Coproduction Her Job Ahead of TIFF World Premiere

BELGRADE: Paris-based distribution company Jour2Fête has acquired the Greek/French/Serbian coproduction Her Job directed by Nikos Labôt ahead of its premiere in the Toronto IFF’s Discovery section. The film was supported…

PRODUCTION: Serbian/Bosnian TV Drama Series Morning Changes Everything Wraps Shooting

BELGRADE: A forty-episode TV series Morning Changes Everything is currently in production in Serbia. The first four episodes of this Serbian/Bosnian coproduction were screened within the Sarajevo Film Festival’s Avant…

PRODUCTION: Serbian Tamara von Steiner Shoots Documentary in Vietnam

BELGRADE: Serbian documentary filmmaker Tamara von Steiner is currently in production with Road to Agartha, the first Serbian film production to be entirely shot in Vietnam. Von Steiner’s third long…

Serbia Announces Commercial Feature Film Production Grants

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia has allocated 847,471 EUR / 100 m RSD for the production of three potentially commercial feature films, including one sequel.

PRODUCTION: Alexandre Aja Shoots Paramount Pictures Production Crawl in Serbia

BELGRADE: USA- based French director Alexandre Aja has just started shooting his new feature film Crawl in the capital city of Serbia with Work in Progress company servicing. Sam Raimi…

PRODUCTION: First Serbian/Chinese Coproduction Belgrade Escape Starts Shooting

BELGRADE: Belgrade Escape by Wang Zhongyan, the first Serbian/Chinese coproduction, started shooting in Belgrade on 26 July 2018. The film is a coproduction between Chinese Fujian Broken Films and Serbian…

FESTIVALS: Girl Wins the 25th European Film Festival Palić

PALIĆ: Girl, directed by the Belgium Lukas Dhont, was awarded the Golden Tower for Best Film in the Official Competition of the Jubilee 25th European Film Festival Palić (14-20 July…

The Load Sold in the USA

BELGRADE: The Serbian/French/Croatian/Iranian/Qatar coproduction The Load by Ognjen Glavonić was sold by New Europe Film Sales to Grasshopper Films in the USA.

GRANTS: Serbia Announces Feature Film Production Grants

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia distributed 1,775,982 EUR / 209.5 m RSD for the production of nine feature films, including two debut features.

FESTIVALS: European Film Festival in Palić Celebrates Jubilee

PALIĆ: Twelve titles are competing in the Official Selection of the Jubilee 25th European Film Festival Palić, running from 14 to 20 July 2018.

New Board Appointed at Film Center Serbia

BELGRADE: Six new members have been appointed to the Management Board of the Film Center Serbia (FCS), replacing members whose mandate had expired. The government of the Republic of Serbia…

PRODUCTION: Serbian Rom-com Taxi Blues in Production

BELGRADE: The mix-genre rom-com/road movie Taxi Blues / Taksi Bluz commenced its principal shooting at the end of May. The film will mark the feature debut for the director, Miroslav…

EAVE Heads to Serbia for 2019 Producers Workshop

BERTRANGE: The EAVE Producers Workshop is accepting applications through 31 August 2018 for its 2019 training programme.

GRANTS: Film Center Serbia Announces Minority Coproduction Grants

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia announced the distribution of 592,696 EUR / 70 m RSD in the first round of its grants designated for minority coproductions.

PRODUCTION: Italy Comes Onboard Dušan Milić’s Darkling

BELGRADE: The Italian fund Fondo Audiovisio FVG has announced a grant of 56,000 EUR for Darkling / Mrak by Serbian director Dušan Milić. The film, which will be Milić’s fourth…

FNE at Beldocs: 4 Years in 10 Minutes wins Beldocs 2018

BELBRADE: Serbia celebrated its documentary filmmaking industry with a best prize for 4 Years in 10 Minutes in the Beldocs national competition. The festival also gave two awards for works…

FNE at Cannes 2018: Serbian Cinema in Cannes

Meet Film Center Serbia in Cannes - MARCHE DU FILM SEE Pavilion #135 - Village International Riviera

EFP 2018 Producer on the Move: Biljana Tutorov, Serbia

SOFIA: Biljana Tutorov represents Serbia at the European Film Promotion’s 2018 Producers on the Move event taking place 10-14 May during the Cannes Film Festival.