Debut film of Turkey’s Erol Mintas wins best film, best actor. Special Jury Award and best actress go to Brides
Docu Rough Cut Boutique awards for documentary project also revealed
Honouring two Palestinian filmmakers at the Sarajevo Film Festival, British director Ken Loach branded the US as a “bully” and said cultural happenings supported by the Israeli state should be boycotted.
The Oscar-winning director of The Artist talks about his latest film and shares his concerns that “there will be fewer movies than there used to be”.
As the 20th edition gets underway, Sarajevo’s festival director talks to Screen about the birth of the festival during wartime and how it is looking beyond its borders for the future.
The Mexican actor, producer and director discussed fun, friends and his future at the Sarajevo Film Festival.
The ground-breaking Reaching The Audience survey is one of the biggest of its kind ever undertaken and offers a unique insight into the cinema-going habits of European society. This is an executive summary from the report by Attentional, Headway International and Harris Interactive.
A far-reaching study, to be discussed for the first time in detail at the Regional Forum, reveals the eclectic viewing habits of Europeans. Geoffrey Macnab talks to experts about its findings.
The creation of a pan-European film education policy can bring civic and economic benefits that will strengthen the film industry and, crucially, form the next generation of audiences, says writer Xavier Lardoux, deputy director of Unifrance, in this executive summary from the report ‘For A European Film Education Policy’.
A pan-Europe film education policy would help to develop future audiences and invigorate the region’s film industries. Geoffrey Macnab reports
The Regional Forum will explore how European film-makers can forge international relationships and open up new markets to build on existing co-production partnerships. By Geoffrey Macnab.
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Dir/scr: Lasha Tskvitinidze. Georgia. 2014. 89mins
Dir/scr: Erol Mintas. Turkey. 2014. 103mins
Dir: Isa Qosja. Kosovo. 2014. 93mins
Dir: Syllas Tzoumerkas. Greece-Germany-Netherlands. 2014. 83mins
Dir: Andrea Staka. Switzerland-Croatia-Bosnia/Herzegovina. 83mins
Dir: Jasmila Zbanic. Bosnia & Herzegovina-Croatia-Germany-Switzerland. 2014. 90mins
Dir/scr: Ruben Ostlund. Sweden-Denmark-France-Norway. 2014. 119mins
Dir: Kornel Mundruczo. Hungary-Germany. 2014. 119mins
Dir: Mike Leigh. UK-France-Germany 2014. 149mins