FESTIVALS: Belgrade’s FEST FORWARD 2019 Film Projects Announced


    BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia (FCS), EWA (European Women’s Audiovisual Network) and FEST FORWARD, the industry segment of FEST 2019, have announced six upcoming projects officially selected to take part in this year’s edition of the “FEST Forward Women in Film” industry programme taking place on 1 and 2 March 2019. Another six domestic film projects were selected for the National Selection segment of FEST Forward 2019.

    The FEST FOWARD 2019 national selecton consists of the following six domestic film projects, which will be pitched and will compete for the FEST FORWARD Award:

    Blame on me / Na mene, feature film
    Directed by Ivan Stojiljković
    Produced by Sense Production

    The Users / Korisnici (feature film)
    Directed by Ivan Ikić
    Produced by Sense Production
    Supported by Film Center Serbia

    Celts / Kelti (feature film)
    Directed by Milica Tomović
    Produced by EED PRODUCTIONS
    Supported by Film Center Serbia

    Roots / Koreni (documentary)
    Directed by Tea Lukač
    Produced by NANA 143  

    A Man Sings After War (documentary)
    Directed by Ana Otašević
    Produced by DarMar Films
    Supported by Film Center Serbia

    Christina / Kristina (documentary, hybrid)
    Directed by Nikola Spasić
    Produced by Inkubator REZON

    The projects selected for the Women In Film and competing for the FCS/ EWA award are:

    Aurora’s Sunrise  (Armenia, Germany)
    Directed by Inna Sahakyan

    Dirty Girls (Greece)
    Directed by Olga Malea

    How is Katia? (Ukraine)
    Directed by Christina Tynkevych

    Melissa’s Story (Hungary)
    Directed by Asia Der & Sara Haragonics

    Snow and the Bear (Turkey)
    Directed by Selcen Ergun

    The Myth of a Real Man (Serbia)
    Directed by Milica Lee Filipovski
    Produced by Dart Film & Video