GRANTS: Film Center Serbia Announces Grants in Five Categories

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia announced the recipients of its latest round of grants on 23 July 2020. The grants were awarded in five separate categories: national-themed features, genre and potentially…
24-07-2020

Three More Major Film Festivals in Serbia Pushed Back to Later Dates

BELGRADE: The 27th edition of the European Film Festival Palić, the 44th Film Screenplay Festival in Vrnjačka Banja and the 54th Film Encounters / Film Acting performances Festival in Niš…
22-07-2020

PRODUCTION: The Users at First Cut+ Works in Progress

BELGRADE: Writer/director Ivan Ikić is completing postproduction on his sophomore feature The Users / Korisnici, a coproduction between Serbia, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and France. The film was…
10-07-2020

PRODUCTION: Serbian Director Balša Đogo Starts Shooting Feature Debut Kosare

BELGRADE: The shooting of the Serbian feature war drama Kosare / Košare is scheduled to commence by 1 July 2020. The film, supported by Film Center Serbia, marks the feature…
30-06-2020

GRANTS: Film Center Serbia Announces Grants in Two Categories

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia announced the recipients of its latest round of grants on 25 June 2020. The grants were awarded in two separate categories: debut feature films and student…
26-06-2020

Heretic Outreach Acquires Ivan Ikić’s Sophomore Feature The Users

BELGRADE: Heretic Outreach, the sales agent based in Athens, has acquired The Users / Korisnici, Ivan Ikić’s sophomore feature, a coproduction of Serbia, Slovenia, The Netherlands, Bosnia and Herzegovina and…
19-06-2020

Successful International Sales for Srdan Golubović’s Father

BELGRADE: The Match Factory has sold Srdan Golubović’s latest feature Father / Otac to China (TV airing rights), the UK, Ireland, North Africa, Middle East, Turkey, Greece, and Lithuania.
18-06-2020

PRODUCTION: Serbian TV Series Truckers 3 Starts Filming

BELGRADE: Truckers 3 / Kamiondžije III is the first major Serbian TV show/series to start shooting after the ending of the COVID-19 state of emergency in the country. The shooting…
15-06-2020

Back to the Cinema Traverses Serbia

BELGRADE: Cinemas in Serbia will re-open in July, after three months of inactivity. Starting on 1 July 2020 cinemas in all towns and cities in Serbia will host a film…
10-06-2020

FESTIVALS: Palić Fest Rescheduled for August

BELGRADE: The 27th edition of the European Film Festival Palić will take place 8 – 14 August 2020, two weeks after its traditional July scheduling. Palić is the first Serbian…
05-06-2020

PRODUCTION: Radivoje Andrić’s Serbian/Croatian/Bulgarian How I Learned to Fly in Preproduction

BELGRADE: Radivoje Andrić is preparing to shoot How I Learned to Fly / Leto kad sam naučila da letim at the end of the summer. The Serbian/Croatian/Bulgarian coproduction received a…
02-06-2020

Streaming Platform Cinesseum to Show New Serbian Films Worldwide

BELGRADE: Cinesseum is the first premium streaming service allowing people around the world to legally watch the latest Serbian films at the same time or shortly after they have been…
22-05-2020

British Head Gear Films Teams Up with Balkanic Media on 25 m EUR Credit Facility for Productions in Serbia

BELGRADE: London based Head Gear Films has announced plans to make a large investment in productions shot in Serbia. The investment facility will be operated in partnership with the Belgrade-based…
30-04-2020

Serbian MCF Megacom Film Launches PVOD Platform

BELGRADE: MCF Megacom Film has launched a PVOD (Premium Video on Demand) platform for viewing art film titles worldwide.
23-04-2020

Film Center Serbia Launches YouTube Film Channel

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia has launched a YouTube film channel as a means of introducing contemporary Serbian cinema to a wider audience, especially in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic.
17-04-2020

PRODUCTION: UK/Serbian/German Horror Film Vampir to Shoot in Serbia

BELGRADE: The UK/Serbian/German horror feature Vampir is in preparation to shoot on various rural locations in Serbia during the summer of 2020. Vampir will be filmed in English and it…
16-04-2020

Serbian Survey Shows 10 Million EUR in Losses to Film Industry

BELGRADE: The Serbian film industry suffered nearly 10 m EUR in losses during the first three weeks of March 2020, according to a survey conducted by Film Center Serbia and…
14-04-2020

Production on Serbian Thriller Penance Stops After First Day of Shooting

BELGRADE: The production on the new Serbian independent thriller Penance / Lihvar directed by Nemanja Ćeranić stopped after the first day of shooting. The filming started on 15 March 2020,…
20-03-2020

Coronavirus Hits Serbian Box Office

BELGRADE: The Serbian box office plunged in the weekend of 13-15 March 2020, with number one Bloodshot racking up only 1,121 admissions, compared to Pixar’s Onward with 7,967 admissions in…
18-03-2020

FNE at FEST 2020: The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmao Wins FEST 2020 in Belgrade

BELGRADE: Karim Aïnouz’s The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmao / A Vida Invisivel won the Belgrade Victor Award for Best Film in the Main Competition of the 48th FEST, which…
09-03-2020