FESTIVALS: Trieste Film Festival 2020 Ready To Kick Off

    Ivana the Terrible by Ivana Mladenović Ivana the Terrible by Ivana Mladenović photo: microFILM3

    TRIESTE: Eleven feature films will vie in the main competition of the 31st Trieste Film Festival, which will be held from 17 to 23 January 2020.

    Nine films were selected for the Documentary Competition and 14 for the Short Film Competition.

    The programme includes feature films and documentaries out of competition, the VR Day, Fellini East West, Special Events, 1990-2020 Time Will Tell, Art &Sound and others.

    The industry section of the festival, When East Meets West will take place from 19 to 21 January 2020.


    Asymmetry / Asimetrija (Serbia)
    Directed by Maša Nešković
    Produced by This and That Production
    Supported by Film Center Serbia, the City Assembly of Belgrade

    The Father (Bulgaria, Greece)
    Directed by Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov
    Produced by Abraxas Film
    Coproduced by Graal Films
    Supported by the Bulgarian National Film Center, Greek Film Center , Biennale College Cinema, Eurimages, Creative Europe – MEDIA

    Ivana the Terrible/ Ivana cea Groaznica (Romania, Serbia)
    Directed by Ivana Mladenović
    Produced by microFilm, Dunav 84
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, Film Center Serbia

    Cat In The Wall / Kot w scianie (Bulgaria, UK, France)
    Directed by Mina Mileva, Vesela Kazakova
    Produced by Activist38
    Coproduced by Glasshead Limited, Ici et Là Productions, the Bulgarian National Television
    Supported by the Bulgarian National Film Center, ARTE Région Ile de France, Post Republic Germany, Creative Europe – MEDIA

    Lillian (Austria)
    Directed by Andreas Horvath

    Monsters. / Monștri. (Romania)
    Directed by Marius Olteanu
    Produced by Parada Film
    Coproduction by Wearebasca
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre

    Let There Be Light / Nech je svetlo (Slovakia, Czech Republic)
    Directed by Marko Škop
    Produced by by Artileria , Negativ
    Supported by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund, the Czech Film Fund, the Slovak Radio and TV, the Czech TV and Eurimages

    Once in Trubchevsk (Russia)
    Directed by Larisa Sadilova

    Oleg (Latvia, Belgium, Lithuania, France)
    Directed by Juris Kursietis
    Produced by Tasse Film
    Coproduced by lota Productions, In Script, Arizona Production
    Supported by the National Film Centre of Latvia

    Oroslan (Slovenia, Czech Republic)
    Directed by Matjaž Ivanišin
    Produced by Staragara
    Coproduced by I/O Post, Film factory, SPOK
    Supported by the Slovenian Film Centre, the Czech Film Fund, Viba Film, Mestna občina Maribor

    Zana (Kosovo)
    Directed by Antoneta Kastrati