FESTIVALS: 11th Batumi International Art house FF Announces Lineup


BATUMI: Nine titles will compete in the international feature film competition of the 11th Batumi International Art house Film Festival, which will be held from 18 to 25 September 2016.

The festival has competitions for feature films, documentaries and short films. The jury of the feature film competition will be composed of: Dito Tsintsadze (head of jury), Rebecca Lenkiewicz, Liza Antonova, Mahtab Keramati and Gulnara Abikieva.

The festival is organised by Batumi Art-house ARGANI. Batumi City Hall is the main partner.

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Feature Film Competition:

Confessions (Italy, France)
Directed by Roberto Andò

Daughter (Iran)
Directed by Reza Mirkarimi

Death in Sarajevo / Smrt u sarajevu (2016, France, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Directed by Danis Tanović
Produced by Margo Films and CCA/pro.ba
Coproduced by France 3 Cinema

Godless / Bezbog (Bulgaria, Denmark)
Directed by Ralitza Petrova
Produced by Klas Film
Coproduced by SnowGlobe, Alcatraz Films, Film Factory
Supported by the Bulgarian National Film Center, the Danish Film Institute, Eurimages

I, Olga Hepnarova (Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, France)
Directed by Petr Kazda, Tomáš Weinreb
Produced by Black Balance
Coproduced by Media Brigade, Alef Film and Media Group, Love.FRAME, Spoon, Barrandov StudiosMichael Samuelson Lighting Prague,  FAMU, Arizona Productions, Odra Film
Supported by the Polish Film Institute , the Czech Film Fund, the Slovak Audiovisual Fund, Odra Film

Rau (Turkey)
Directed by Soner Caner, Baris Kaya

The Teacher / Učiteľka (Slovakia, Czech Republic)
Directed by Jan Hřebejk
Produced by PubRes
Coproduced by OFFSIDE MEN, RTVS, Czech Television
Supported by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund, State Cinematography Fund, Ministry of Culture of Slovak Republic

United States of Love / Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (Poland, Sweden)
Directed by Tomasz Wasilewski
Produced by Manana
Coproduced by VP SA, Film i Väst, Common Ground Pictures
Supported by the Polish Film Institute

Zoology (Russia, France, Germany)
Directed by Ivan I. Tverdovskiy