Director Joshua Marston among guests at festival’s third edition

Actor Gedeon Burkhard (Inglourious Basterds) will head the main competition jury of the third Pristina International Film Festival (Sept 24 – Oct 1).

Other jury members are producer Itai Tamir, festival programmer Elena Giuffrida and critic Phillip Bergson.

The festival programme includes Joshua Marston’s Forgiveness Of Blood, which opens the festival, Mothers by Milcho Manchevski, Farncois Ozon’s Potiche and Berlin Golden Bear winner A Separation as well as a retrospective of Claude Chabrol.

The festival’s two-day co-production forum will run September 25-26 with the aim of bringing together producers and directors from neighbouring countries. Elma Tataragic, Program Director of the Sarajevo Film Festival, will be among the event’s attendees.