ZAGREB: The Croatian Film Day will celebrate its 30 edition with 76 new domestic films at the Tuškanac cinema in Zagreb from 12 to 16 September 2021.

 

The Staff Room creative team

The world premiere of The Staff Room, directed and written by Sonja Tarokić and produced by Ankica Jurić Tilić, took place on Sunday, 22nd August, in the main competition programme at the 55th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. 

KARLOVY VARY: This year for the seventh time FNE teamed up with KVIFF and critics attending the festival to rate the films in the Crystal Globe Competition and the East of the West competition of the official Karlovy Vary International Film Festival programme by international critics attending the Festival.

BERLIN: Sixteen feature films and three documentaries from FNE partner countries have been included in part one of the Feature Film Selection and Documentary Film Selection, respectively, for the European Film Awards 2021.

RIGA: The 25 Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries will run in Riga and online from 1st to 12 September 2021. Eighteen film projects from 17 countries will be presented at the training and pitching forum.

BUCHAREST: Netflix series Wednesday, directed by Tim Burton and starring Jenna Ortega, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Luis Guzmán, will shoot in Romania for six months, serviced by Icon Films, according to local media.

TALLINN: Admissions in Estonia have sharply dropped since the COVID-19 certificates were introduced in the second week of August 2021.

CINELINK INDUSTRY TALKS
PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
SARAJEVO FILM FESTIVAL AND SCREEN INTERNATIONAL

We're thrilled to invite you to our series of 5 virtual talks, presented live at Sarajevo Film Festival. Topics include:

  • - Critically important mental health in the film industry
  • - How to combat the dominance of white male film critics
  • - Working with streaming platforms
      Alternative models for distribution
  • - What top producers have learnt from filming during Covid

KARLOVY VARY FILM FESTIVAL TO HONOR TWO-TIME OSCAR WINNER MICHAEL CAINE

This year’s special guest of the 55th Karlovy Vary IFF will be British actor and winner of two Oscars, the European Film Awards, and more than forty other commendations Sir Michael Caine. At the festival’s opening ceremony, Caine will be presented with a Crystal Globe for Outstanding Artistic Contribution to World Cinema.

Exactly one week from today, on Wednesday 18 August, the halls of Český Šternberk Castle will open to visitors of the Noir Film Festival. The first screening of the 9th edition of the event, which regularly brings a few days of chilling film dramas, detective stories and thrillers every August, will begin at 4 pm. Until Sunday, 22 August, the Noir Film Festival will show five dozen films from the USA, Czechoslovakia and India.