FESTIVALS: Underhill Fest 2024 Announces Winners

PODGORICA: The Montenegrin film This Good Country / Ova dobra zemlja directed by Vladimir Perović received the award for best film in the regional competition at the 15th Underhill Fest,…

Circle Women Doc Accelerator 2024 Announces Selected Projects

NOVI SAD: Ten projects have been selected for the 7th edition of the Circle Women Doc Accelerator training programme for women-identifying filmmakers. The selection includes documentaries from Bosnia and Herzegovina,…

PRODUCTION: Montenegrin Director Bojan Stijović Shoots Brothers

PODGORICA: The shooting for the Montenegrin/Serbian coproduction Brothers / Crna truba (working title) directed by Bojan Stijović is taking place in the village of Grahovo, Montenegro, throughout June 2024. The…

FNE at Cannes 2024: Montenegrin Cinema in Cannes

Come meet us at Marche du Film! Film Centre of Montenegro is located at Village International #135 as part of the South-East Europe Pavilion. If you would like to meet…

PRODUCTION: Bosnian Director Srđan Vuletić Shoots Otter in Montenegro

PODGORICA: Bosnian director Srđan Vuletić has started shooting his new feature film Otter in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica. The film is a coproduction between Montenegro, Italy, Croatia, Bosnia and…

EAVE on Demand Workshop Held in Montenegro

PODGORICA: A EAVE on Demand tailor-made workshop for Montenegrin producers was held at the Montenegrin Cinematheque in Podgorica on 9 April 2024. The event was organised in partnership with the…

PRODUCTION: Nikola Mijović Develops Montenegrin Drama Four Funerals and a Wedding

PODGORICA: Nikola Mijović’s feature Four Funerals and a Wedding / Četiri sahrane i vjenčanje, which already received development and production support from the Film Centre of Montenegro (FCCG), is conceived…

FNE at Berlinale 2024: Montenegrin Cinema in Berlin

Montenegro is once again present at the European Film Market (EFM) held within the Berlin Film Festival this year. The Montenegrin stand (no.130) will be located in Marriott Hotel, as…

Montenegro Continues Cinema Digitalisation

PODGORICA: The halls of cultural centres in Podgorica (KIC "Budo Tomović"), Tuzi (Malesia Culture Center), Danilovgrad (Culture Center Danilovgrad) and the first summer scene in Montenegro within the Bar Cultural…

GRANTS: Film Centre of Montenegro Announces Grants

PODGORICA: The Film Centre of Montenegro has distributed 1,384,000 EUR for the production of four feature films, two long documentaries, one short documentary, four short fiction films, one animated film,…

CIRCLE Fiction Orbit Wraps 1st Edition in Montenegro

HERCEG NOVI: The 1st Edition of CIRCLE Fiction Orbit was held in Herceg Novi, Montenegro 19 – 26 November 2023. This is a new initiative by CIRCLE after five successful…

Film Centre of Montenegro Partners with MIDPOINT for Intensive Training Programme

PODGORICA: MIDPOINT Intensive Montenegro is the first initiative of the industry partnership between the Film Centre of Montenegro and MIDPOINT.

The Wedding by Montenegrin Director Radomir Baja Šaranović Celebrates 50 Years at European Film Month

PODGORICA: The war drama The Wedding / Svabda (1973) directed by Montenegrin Director Radomir Baja Šaranović will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a screening within the European Film Month in…

PRODUCTION: Amerissa Basta’s Coproduction Life in a Beat Enters Postproduction

PODGORICA: Amerissa Basta’s debut feature Life in a Beat has wrapped shooting in Athens, Greece. The film is a coproduction between Greece, North Macedonia, Cyprus and Montenegro.

PRODUCTION: Montenegrin Director Nikola Vukčević Shoots Documentary on Jazz Musician Janko Nilović

PODGORICA: Montenegrin director Nikola Vukčević is currently in production with the long documentary The Sample: Return of Janko Nilović / THE SAMPLE: Povratak Janka Nilovića, which is supported by the…

FNE Oscar Watch 2024: Montenegro Selects Sirin as Oscar Contender

PODGORICA: Senad Šahmanović’s debut feature Sirin has been selected as Montenegro‘s candidate for the 96th Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences award in the Best International Feature Film category.…

FESTIVALS: Safe Place Wins Big at 2023 Herceg Novi – Montenegro Film Festival

HERCEG NOVI: The Croatian/Slovenian coproduction Safe Place by Juraj Lerotic received the awards for Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor as well as the FEDEORA Award and the "Zoran Živković"…

FESTIVALS: Herceg Novi - Montenegro Film Festival 2023 Ready to Kick Off

HERCEG NOVI: The 36th edition of the Herceg Novi - Montenegro Film Festival will be held in the Montenegrin town of Herceg Novi 22 – 28 August 2023 under the…

CIRCLE Women Doc Accelerator Launches CIRCLE Fiction Orbit

PODGORICA: CIRCLE Fiction Orbit, the first edition of CIRCLE Women Doc Accelerator programme to be held in November 2023, is looking for six-eight woman-identifying (second or third-time) directors and producers…

GRANTS: Montenegro Announces Production Grants

PODGORICA: The Film Centre of Montenegro has distributed 784,000 EUR to 19 projects in several categories, including feature film production and minority coproductions.