The High Sun Scores High in Croatian Cinemas

ZAGREB: Dalibor Matanić’s The High Sun was the most watched film of the past weekend in Croatian cinemas with admissions of 12,019.
30-09-2015

PRODUCTION: Dutch-Croatian-Belgian Coproduction Starts Shooting

ZAGREB: Nicole van Kilsdonk’s children film When My Father Became a Bush has started shooting in Zagreb. This Dutch-Croatian-Belgian coproduction will spend approximately 655,500 EUR / 5 m HRK in…
25-09-2015

PRODUCTION: The Croatian Constitution Shooting

ZAGREB: Rajko Grlić’s The Croatian Constitution started shooting in Zagreb on 21 September 2015.
23-09-2015

RE-ACT Launch Call for Applications

ZAGREB: Applications for the RE-ACT Co-Development Funding scheme are welcomed until 15 November 2015. A maximum of six projects will receive at least 10,000 EUR per project.
22-09-2015

FNE TV: Hrvoje Laurenta President Croatian Independent Cinema Network

FNE asked Hrvoje Laurenta about the Croatian Independent Cinema Network and how its innovative activities are already becoming a model for the region. Click HERE for the video interview.
21-09-2015

FESTIVALS: Zagreb Film Festival Announces Changes

ZAGREB: This year’s edition of Zagreb Film Festival will take place from 14 to 22 November. The central programme will focus on fiction films, while documentaries will screen only in…
16-09-2015

Commandant Cousteau Biopic Shooting in Croatia

ZAGREB: Jérôme Salle’s The Odyssey/ L'Odyssée, a big budget French film about the life of the explorer Jacques Cousteau is currently shooting on the island of Hvar. The film stars…
14-09-2015

Croatia Selects The High Sun as its Oscar Bid

ZAGREB: Croatian Society of Film Workers selected The High Sun/Zvizdan by Dalibor Matanić to represent Croatia in the Foreign Language category of the Academy Awards.
28-08-2015

Game of Thrones 6 Will Not Shoot in Croatia

ZAGREB: HBO issued a statement confirming that the 6th season of the popular series Game of Thrones will not return to Croatia even if the fifth season is shot there…
24-08-2015

FESTIVALS: Wakhan Front Wins Motovun Film Festival

MOTOVUN: The French/Belgian war film Wakhun Front by Clement Cogitore won the main prize of the 18th Motovun Film Festival, which ran 25-28 July in the Croatian mountain town.
31-07-2015

Marion Hänsel Shoots Upstream in Croatia

ZAGREB: The Belgian/Dutch coproduction Upstream/En Amont du fleuve (working title) has completed a 29-day shoot in Croatia.
30-07-2015

Foreign Productions Flock into Croatia

ZAGREB: Eight international productions have registered with the Croatian tax incentive scheme in the first half of 2015 and seven are in the pipeline through the end of the year.
28-07-2015

Istria Film Commission Oversees Record Crop of Foreign Productions

PULA: With six foreign projects planning to shoot in the region in 2015, the Istrian Film Commission was launched at the 62nd Pula Film Festival.
27-07-2015

FESTIVALS: The High Sun Wins 62nd Pula Film Festival

PULA: The High Sunwon the best film award and the best director award for Dalibor Matanić at the 62nd Pula Film Festival which concluded on 25 July 2016.
27-07-2015

Croatia Launches Istria Film Commission

PULA: The Istria Film Commission was launched during the Pula Film Festival as a unit within the Istrian Cultural Agency. It will perform several services free of charge for productions…
22-07-2015

FESTIVALS: Pula Film Festival Announces International and Croatian Lineup

PULA: The Pula International Film Festival has announced its Croatian and International programmes. The 62nd edition of the festival will run from 18-25 July 2015.
15-07-2015

PRODUCTION: Slumbering Concrete Doc TV Series Shooting in Croatia

ZAGREB: The documentary TV series Slumbering Concrete/ Betonski spavači by Saša Ban about the modernist architecture of former Yugoslavia is shooting with the premiere set for 2016.
13-07-2015

Croatia Announces Grants

ZAGREB: The Croatian Audiovisual Centre (HAVC) allotted 232,608 EUR/1,766,240,5 HRK to five short films and two experimental films at its 63rd session.
08-07-2015

Nautical Channel Shooting Series along Adriatic Coast

ZAGREB: Nautical Channel is shooting a 10-episode documentary series called Sail Ho! Croatia along the Adriatic Coast. Shooting started early June and will wrap mid-July 2015.
03-07-2015

PRODUCTION: Swiss Croatian Animation Project Chris the Swiss Begins Production in Zagreb

ZAGREB: Anja Kofmel’s Swiss/Croatian coproduction Chris the Swiss began production in Zagreb mid-June 2015. This is the first animated film benefiting from the incentives scheme launched by HAVC in 2012.
22-06-2015