Boban Jevtić Joins New Serbian Production House Firefly Production

BELGRADE: The former director of Film Center Serbia Boban Jevtić has recently assumed the position of head of content and strategy at the newly-founded Belgrade based production company Firefly Production.

FNE Oscar Watch 2020: Serbia Selects King Petar as Oscar Bid

BELGRADE: Petar Ristovski’s historical drama King Petar / Kralj Petar Prvi has been selected as Serbia’s candidate for the 92nd Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences award in the…

PRODUCTION: Lost Script Inspires Feature Film and Series Bad Blood

BELGRADE: Shooting on the feature film and TV series Bad Blood / Nečista krv based on the 1910 novel of famous classic Serbian writer Bora Stanković is scheduled to start…

PRODUCTION: Third Season of CBS TV's SEAL Team Shoots in Serbia

BELGRADE: Four of the third season’s episodes of the CBS TV series SEAL Team directed by Christopher Chulack and starring David Boreanaz are currently shooting in Belgrade and its surroundings,…

PRODUCTION: Serbian Marina Radmilac in Postproduction with Debut Feature Starring Denis Lavant

BELGRADE: Serbian writer/director Marina Radmilac is currently in postproduction with her debut feature Operation Opera / Operacija Opera, in which one of the key roles is played by well-known French…

PRODUCTION: Doc About Serbian Production Designer Kreka in Production

BELGRADE: Strahinja Savić is in production with Kreka, a documentary about the prominent Serbian production designer Miljen Klljaković Kreka. The doc features Johnny Depp, Barry Levinson, Vittorio Storaro, Emir Kusturica,…

FESTIVALS: Les Misérables Wins the 26th European Film Festival Palić

PALIĆ: French film Les Misérables directed by Ladj Ly received the Golden Tower for Best Film at the 26th edition of European Film Festival Palić. The festival was held in…

Serbia and Poland Nominated for the LMGI Awards

BELGRADE: Serbia has been nominated at the 6th edition of Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) Awards in the Outstanding Locations in a Commercial category, while Paweł Pawlikowski’s Cold War has…

Gordan Matić Appointed New Director of Film Centre Serbia

BELGRADE: The Government of the Republic of Serbia has accepted Boban Jevtić's resignation and appointed Gordan Matić as the new director of Film Centre Serbia.

France and Serbia Sign Accord on Cinematographical Coproduction

BELGRADE: After thorough preparations, the Accord on Cinematographical Coproduction between the Republic of France and the Republic of Serbia was officially signed during Emmanuel Macron’s recent formal visit to Belgrade…

GRANTS: Film Center Serbia Announces Minority Coproduction Grants

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia allocated 467,381 EUR / 55 m RSD in this round of its minority coproduction grants to nine feature films, one long documentary and one short fiction…

FESTIVALS: The 26th European Film Festival Palić Ready to Take Off

PALIĆ: The Competition of the 26th edition of European Film Festival Palić, which will take place in Palić and Subotica from 20 to 26 July 2019, includes the Serbian /…

PRODUCTION: Oleg Novković In Postproduction with Serbian/German/Bulgarian Living Man

BELGRADE: Oleg Novković has wrapped shooting of his sixth feature Living Man / Živ čovek and is now in postproduction. This film, supported by Film Center Serbia, Germany’s MDM Fund…

Serbia Joins RE-ACT

BELGRADE: Serbia has become the newest member of RE-ACT, the five-year-old Italian/Slovenian/Croatian regional audiovisual cooperation and training initiative.

FESTIVALS: Goran Devic Wins Bel Docs

BELGRADE: The Croatian documentary On Behalf of the Republic of Croatia by Goran Dević won the Best Short Film award at the 12th Bel Docs festival, which concluded on 15…

FNE at Cannes 2019: Serbian Cinema in Cannes

Serbia in Cannes 2019 - Village International Riviera, South East European Pavilion #133

GRANTS: Film Center Serbia Announces 2019 Feature Film Grants

BELGRADE: Film Center Serbia announced the recipients of its newest round of grants on 13 May 2019. Grants were awarded in four feature film categories.

Producers on the Move 2019: Mila Turajlić

FNE spoke with 2019 Producer on the Move Mila Turajlić, who represents Serbia at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. She produced her own long documentary The Other Side of Everything…

PRODUCTION: Serbia Boards Move It or Lose It

TREBON: The young Serbian animation house Origin Tales will coproduce the eight-part TV series Move It or Lose It. The project was pitched by Italian director Raffaele Compagnoni and producer…

Russian/Serbian Coproduction The Balkan Line Tops Serbian Box Office

BELGRADE: The Russian/Serbian coproduction The Balkan Line / Balkanska međa by Andrey Volgin topped the Serbian box office in its opening weekend, with 39,960 admissions and 142,343 EUR / 16,780,645…