Croatia gets EFP Up Next! spot

Croatian distributor Martin Milinkovic has been chosen to participate in European Film Promotion's ( Up Next! presentation on September 20 and 21 at the San Sebastian film festival.

Croatia aims to revive production

With 18 films with awarded public funds that are still not in production, Croatia is seeking ways to revive film production, which is currently stagnant.

FESTIVALS: Grlic’s Just Between Us wins big at Pula

Rajko Grlic's Just Between Us won seven Golden Arenas at the 57th Pula Film Festival, held from July 10-24, 2010.

FNE at KVIFF 2010 East of the West: The Abandoned

Ostavljeni (The Abandoned) directed by Bosnian director Adis Bakrac has its world premiere in Karlovy Vary's East of the West section. The film is a coproduction between Bosnia and Herzegovina,…

FESTIVALS: Six world premieres at Pula Film Festival

The National Competition Programme of the 57th Pula Film Festival (July 17 - 24), in Croatia will present ten films, with seven films in the main section and three…

Croatia increases support for festivals

The Croatian Audiovisual Centre ( will increase financial support to Croatian film festivals and other film-related activities by some 15% from to 1,267,050 to 1,430,555 euros.

IMAX signs first deal in Croatia

IMAX announced its first agreement in the former Yugoslavia, with with Blitz-Cinestar, to open a stand-alone IMAX theatre as part of a ten-screen cinema, the Cinestar Arena in Zagreb.

IMAX signs first deal in Croatia

IMAX announced the signing of its first cinema in the former Yugoslav territories, with Croatian exhibitor Blitz-Cinestar, to open in Zabreb in December 2010.

Croatia increases support for coproductions

The Croatian audiovisual centre announced grants to three minority feature film co-productions with a total 370,000 euros.

EFP Shooting Star Zrinka Cvitesic

Croatia's first Shooting Star Zrinka Cvitesic (b. Karlovac, Croatia, 1979) is one of leading young female actresses in Croatia.

EFP Producer on the Move: Croatia's Ankica Juric Tilic

Ankica Juric Tilic balances post-graduate studies in literature with her position as chief producer of Zagreb-based Croatian production company she founded in 2003, Kinorama.

New director for the Croatian Audiovisual Centre

The Board of Governors of the Croatian Audiovisual Centre Centre nominated lecturer and film director Niksa Svilicic as new director of the Centre, for a four year mandate.

Croatian fests get MEDIA support

The World Festival of Animated Film in Zagreb (Animafest) and Motovun Film Festival will be the the first Croatian festivals receiving support from the MEDIA programme.