On Monday 25th Feb at the lovely and quaint cinema The Nightingale, Emma Rozanski's striking and weird debut feature film PAPAGAJKA (accompanied by two lovely shorts by up and coming directors) screened to a full room, followed by a robust and interesting Q&A with the director following the screening - @NightCine http://nightingalecinema.org/ #SupportIndieFilm #womeninfilm
Stefan Malešević has been busy with two films - his upcoming debut feature film, MAMONGA, was presented at the Karlovy Vary Works in Progress:
As of today, the wonderful new USA-based streaming site, Seed and Spark (who are also a great crowdfunding platform for films with a unique twist on this service), have our Emma Rozanki’s (@aparticularfilm) debut feature film, Papagajka (The Parrot) available to watch online.
Their platform is very inclusive as they offer a pay what you can model, so they are accessible for those with lower incomes. So we’re very happy that Rozanki’s film is now in their online catalogue for an ever-growing audience to watch.
WATCH THE FILM HERE: https://www.seedandspark.com/watch/papagajka
Every viewing the film gets supports the filmmaker and will help her continue to make films!
Congratulations to our Bistrik7 colleagues Marta Hernaiz Pidal and André Gil Mata ! Both are premiering feature films at Berlinale this year, along with our teacher Guy Maddin. Viva la família de Sarajevo and Bistrik7!
Here is the Press Release from The Berlinale:
After its premiere at SXSW Film Festival a couple of years ago and subsequent festival screenings around the globe, you can now watch Emma Rozanski's debut feature film PAPAGAJKA (aka The Parrot) online.
UK/Europe - Watch here on Amazon: http://amzn.eu/1GdeXh7 (Amazon On Demand and Prime)
Canada/USA - also Watch here: https://www.fandor.com/films/parrot_papagajka
(Subscription based, but free trials are available)
Rest of the world - If you have an Amazon.com or an account you can watch via the links above in many countries not just UK/USA (Sadly not her home country of Australia just yet).
Keep up to date on other availability here:
Go forth, watch and enjoy!
In August, Emma Rozanski's debute feature film PAPAGAJKA will play in The Massachusetts Independent Film Festival...
WHEN: SAT August 26th
WHERE: The Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA
TICKETS & INFO:
-Mamonga, Stefan's first fiction feature, is in pre-production - A three-part film, set in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro. Shooting starts on winter in Tuzla, Bosnia. The project was selected for Kino Der Kunst Project Pitch in Munich, part of the film festival by the same name, held this April, where 8 alumni of European film academies have been selected to compete for the main prize (post-production funding by ARRI), awarded by the jury presided by Doryun Chong, main curator of M+ museum in Hong Kong.
The festival will also screen his short film "The Bucket Rider" as a part of their official program.
Anton Petersen has bee selected to receive fund from the Faroe Islands National Film Fund for his new feature project, and will be filming this upcoming fall in the Faroes.
STEFAN MALEŠEVIĆ's feature-length documentary, GORA, will be screened at the BelDocs festival in Belgrade in May.
Stefan is also developing his next two documentary projects - 'Gone with the Southern Wind', about the rise and fall of the most popular Yugoslav band, called the Southern Wind (Južni Vetar) - and a film about the peculiar Bektashi Islamic sect in Macedonia and Albania.
This week, Andre Gil Mata's 'How I Fell in Love with Eva Ras' screens at DocLisboa and he will be there for Q&A's. If you're in town go and see it and say hi!
Andre Gil Mata's feature film 'How I fell in love with Eva Ras' (KAKO SAM SE ZALJUBIO U EVU RAS) will have its South American Premiere at the Mostra Internacional de Cinema em São Paulo
Production Company: http://www.crim-productions.com/fiction/kako-sam-se-zaljubio-u-evu-ras/
A few of us @Bistrik7 have film premieres at the upcoming Sarajevo Film Festival (@22ndSFF - Aug 12th-20th).
Tickets and screening details are now online so here's a guide to seek out and see our films there.
Many of us will be attending so come and say hi if you go see our films...goes without saying we thoroughly recommend them all!
André Gil Mata's feature film, HOW I FELL IN LOVE WITH EVA RAS, will have its World Premiere at FIC Marseille in July 2016.
festival Site: http://fidmarseille.org/
Original Title: KAKO SAM SE ZALJUBIO U EVU RAS
English: HOW I FELL IN LOVE WITH EVA RAS
Dir: André Gil Mata
Portugal, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2016, 74'
Emma Rozanski's debut feature film premieres at South by South West Film festival (SXSW), March 2016:
A stranger arrives in Sarajevo and barges into Damir's reclusive world. Little by little she takes over his apartment and colonizes his life. She manipulates his dreams. Finally she threatens his very existence.
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, United Kingdom / Language: English and Bosnian
Year: 2016 / Runtime: 81min
34.° Festival Cinematográfico Internacional del Uruguay
ARAGANE. Bosnia y Herzegovina, Japón,
68 min. Dir: Kaori Oda. Mientras
exploraba regiones bosnias, la directora
se encontró accidentalmente con una
gran excavación. Su film es fruto del impacto
que le provocó ver el trabajo en la
mina. (SC 27/3. Lum 29/3)