21-01-2019

Films from CEE Countries in Berlinale Forum’s Selection

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Monsters. by Marius Olteanu Monsters. by Marius Olteanu photo: Parada Film

BUCHAREST: One 100% Romanian coproduction and three minority coproductions from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Czech Republic were selected for the 49th Forum section of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival (7-17 February 2019).

Monsters., the first feature film by the Romanian director Marius Olteanu, follows a married couple as they split after eight years of marriage.

This year, the Forum is curated by Arsenal – Institute for Film and Video Art.

Selected Films from CEE Countries:

Monștri. / Monsters. (Romania), World premiere
Directed by Marius Olteanu
Produced by Parada Film
Coproduced by Wearebasca
Supported by the Romanian Film Centre

From Tomorrow on, I Will  / Chun nuan hua kai (Germany, People’s Republic of China, Serbia), World premiere
Directed by Ivan Marković, Wu Linfeng

The Stone Speakers / Kameni govornici (Canada, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Documentary, International premiere
Directed by Igor Drljača
Produced by Timelapse Pictures Productions Inc.

Leakage / Nasht (Iran, Czech Republic), World premiere
Directed by Suzan Iravanian
Produced by Europe Media Nest