FNE at Zagreb FF 2014: Zagreb Film Festival Gets Under Way

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    ZAGREB: The 12th edition of Zagreb Film Festival (19-26 October 2014) presents more than one hundred films in a dozen different programmes.

    The main competition programme presents a selection of first and second films of authors from all over the world. The festival also has a competitions for short films, documentaries and Checkers, the national competition programme of 12 short films by aspiring authors.

    This year the festival is introducing a new section, Together Again, presenting new films of acclaimed authors who have taken part in the competition in the past years: Andrei Zvyagintsev, Xavier Dolan, Anton Corbijn, Taika Waititi and Shlomi and Ronit Elkabetz.

    My First Film section, presenting debut features of acclaimed filmmakers, is dedicated to five Romanian directors. A Retrospective of Derek Jarman and a First World War on Film section are among the highlights of the edition.

    The festival is organized by Zagreb Film Festival Arts Organization and it is financially supported by: Hrvatski Telekom, the Office for Culture of the City of Zagreb, Croatian Audiovisual Center and Creative Europe – MEDIA subprogramme.


    Happy Endings (Croatia, USA)
    Directed by Darko Šuvak
    Produced by: Alka Film, Milles Productions, Aleks Production, Bunker
    Supported by Croatian Audiovisual Centre

    Blind Dates (Georgia)
    Directed by Levan Koguashvili
    Produced by Kino Iberica, Millimeter Film
    Supported by Georgian National Filmcenter

    Calvary (Ireland, UK)
    Directed by John Michael McDonagh

    Cure-Life of Another (Switzerland, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
    Directed by Andrea Štaka
    Produced by Okofilm Productions, Živa Produkcija
    Supported by Croatian Audiovisual Centre

    Difret (Ethiopia, USA)
    Directed by Zeresenay Berhane Mehari

    Goodnight Mommy (Austria)
    Directed by Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala
    Produced by Urich Seidl Film

    No One's Child (Serbia, Croatia)
    Directed by Vuk Ršumović
    Produced by Art&Popcorn, BaBoon Production, Kinorama
    Supported by Croatian Audiovisual Centre

    Of Horses and Men (Iceland, Norway, Germany)
    Directed by Benedikt Erlingsson

    Party Girl (France)
    Directed by Marie Amachoukeli-Barsacq, Claire Burger, Samuel Theis

    The Sunfish (Denmark)
    Directed by Søren Balle

    Whiplash (USA)
    Directed by Damien Chazelle