New Cineplexx Cinema Opens in Sarajevo


    SARAJEVO: Cineplexx International opens its doors in Sarajevo on 17 June 2021 and will be one of the venues of the Sarajevo Film Festival starting this year.

    Cineplexx Sarajevo covers 5,000 square metres in the city centre, at Marijindvor, near Hotel Holiday. It has eight screens, the latest cinema technology including Real D Ultimate Screens and Dolby Atmos sound system and over 1,000 seats.

    “We are very happy that we can finally welcome the audience at the new Cineplexx Sarajevo. During the pandemic we faced many challenges, we learned a lot, overcame many obstacles, and Cineplexx Sarajevo opens 17 June 2021now we are happy to offer Sarajevo a modern cinema at the perfect location”, says Enver Hadžiabdić, the Director of Cineplexx Sarajevo.

    Mirsad Purivatra welcomed Cineplexx and announced further cooperation. „Although the world was put on hold for a certain time because of the pandemic, moving images can't be stopped. We are looking forward to the audience and we are very happy because of the new festival location. I am sure that the audience will enjoy both the new venue and the high-quality films of the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival“, says Mirsad Purivatra, the director of the Sarajevo Film Festival.

    Eight screenings of Fast & Furious 9 have been announced for the opening, but nine more films are to be screened in the following week.

    Cinemas in Sarajevo are working normally with stricter disinfecting rules and in smaller capacities, but with food and drinks allowed at the venues.