FESTIVALS: The 65th March Festival Kicks Off in Belgrade


BELGRADE: The 65th edition of The March Festival – Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival starts on 28 March 2018 and will run at the Belgrade Youth Hall (Dom omladine Beograda) until 1 April 2018.

The festival is organising its usual competitive programmes: national selection for long documentaries (over 50 minutes long), short documentaries, short fiction films, experimental films and video art, as well as animated films subsections. An international short fiction films competition is also in the programme.

The programme includes showcase programmes (presenting  the Al Jazeera, Ex-Oriente and VICE productions) and three anniversary programmes, shedding light on the film production of Belgrade’s Faculty of Dramatic Arts, RTS – Radio Television of Serbia and Zastava Film.

A Ruth Beckerman retrospective and two workshops – Mila Turajlić’s on self-produced and self-distributed documentary films and Ana Nedeljković and Nikola Majdak’s on animated films for adult audiences, are also scheduled.


The Other Side of Everything / Druga strana svega
Directed by Mila Turajlić
Produced by Dribbling Pictures
Supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, Film Center Serbia, CNC – Cinémas du monde, Doha Film Institute and HBO Europe

Grandson / Enkel
Directed by Aleksandar Reljić
Produced by RTV – Radio-television of Vojvodina
Supported by Film Center Serbia

If It’s a Cancer, It’s not a Lion / Ako je rak, nije lav
Directed by Radomirka Siljanoski
Produced by Evgenija Hiperproduction

Directed by Miladin Čolaković
Produced by Biberche
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Why Dragan Gathered His Band / Zašto je Dragan napravio orkestar
Directed by Nikola Spasić
Produced by REZON
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Adam Fuss, A Landscape of Imagination / Adam Fuss, kroz prirodu i pejzaže
Directed by Svetlana Cemin
Produced by 610 FILM and Cinnamon Films

Erased from the Biography / Izbisano iz biografije
Directed by Vuk Dapčević
Produced by Duška Jovanić

Trapped Time / Zarobljeno vreme
Directed by Milan Nikodijević
Produced by Arbos d.o.o.
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Wongar / Vongar
Directed by Andrijana Stojković
Produced by Art & Popcorn
Supported by Film Center Serbia