BELGRADE: Wongar by Andrijana Stojković was awarded best long documentary at the 65th March Film Festival (Martovski festival – The Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival) on 1 April 2018. The festival screened almost 120 films from 28 March to 1 April 2018.
The festival organised its usual competitive programmes: national selection for long documentaries (over 50 minutes long), short documentaries, short fiction films, experimental films and video art, as well as animated films subsections. An international short fiction films competition was also in the menu.
The festival was managed by the team led by Marko Popović as the festival’s art director and Boban Jevtić as special consultant. The festival was supported by Film Center Serbia..
FULL LIST OF WINNERS:
Best Long Documentary (more than 50 minutes of length): Wongar / Vongar Directed by Andrijana Stojković Produced by Art & Popcorn Supported by Film Center Serbia
Best Documentary (up to 50 minutes of length): The Same / IstiDirected by Dejan PetrovićProduced by FILMARTSupported by Film Center Serbia
Best Short Film – Serbian Competition: The Wine / LijanaDirected by Ivan ĐurovićProduced by FMK – Fakultet za medije i komunikacijeSupported by Film Center Serbia
Best Short Film - International Competition: Would You Look at Her / ВИДИ ЈА ТИ НЕАDirected by Goran StolevskiProduced by Black Cat ProductionSupported by the Macedonian Film Agency
Best Animated Film: Untravel / NeputovanjeDirected by Ana Nedeljković & Nikola Majdak, mlađiProduced by Baš ČelikSupported by Film Center Serbia
Best Experimental Film or Video Art: Stars of Gaomeigu / Zvezde GaomeiguaDirected by Marko Grba SinghProduced by Looking China, Faculty of Dramatic Arts Belgrade
Best Sound Design: Aleksandar Protić for The Other Side of Everything / Druga strana svegaDirected by Mila TurajlićProduced by Dribbling PicturesSupported by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, Film Center Serbia, CNC – Cinémas du monde, Doha Film Institute and HBO Europe
Best Editing: Aleksandra Milovanović for The Other Side of Everything / Druga strana svegaDirected by Mila Turajlić
Best Cinematography: Igor Marović for The Wine / LijanaDirected by Ivan ĐurovićProduced by FMK – Fakultet za medije i komunikacijeSupported by Film Center Serbia
Best Achievement in Film Directing: Marko Grba Singh for Stars of Gaomeigu / Zvezde GaomeiguaProduced by Looking China, Faculty of Dramatic Arts Belgrade
Postproduction Award (awarded by The Living Pictures): Dejan Petrović for his next film