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Golden tower goes to GIRL

DECISION OF OFFICIAL SELECTION (COMPETITION) PROGRAMME INTERNATIONAL JURY International Jury of 25 European Film Festival held in Palić and Subotica from 14 to 20 July, was composed of: director a screenwriter Ildikó Enyedi (Hungary), the president, producer and actress Ieva Norvilienė (Lithuania), actor Ibrahim Koma (France), director and writer Marinus Groothof (Netherlands), and actress Nataša Ninković (Serbia), members. After they saw 12 films in Official

PALIĆ TOWER FOR BEST DIRECTOR goes to Rasmus Kloster Bro for direction of Danish film CUTTERHEAD

“For an outstanding achievement in all the fields director is responsible for: a brilliant script, directing of actors, editing, visual concept. He chose a well-known and seemingly easy genre, only professionals realize how extremely hard it is to deal with.” The Jury decided to assign Special Mention to Spanish film CARMEN & LOLA directed by Arantxa Echevarría. “For bold first film, for a truthful, tender

BLOSSOM VALEY BEST FILM IN PARALLELS AND ENCOUNTERS

DECISION OF COMPETITION PROGRAMME PARALLELS AND ENCOUNTERS INTERNATIONAL CRITIC’S – FEDEORA JURY Competition programme Parallels and Encounters critics’ FEDEORA (Federation of Film Critics of Europe and the Mediterranean) Jury, of 25 European Film Festival Palić 2018, held in Palić and Subotica from 14 to 20 July, was composed of: Montenegrin film theoretician and critic Dr. Maja Bogojević, Bulgarian film critic Pavlina Jeleva and Italian critic

FIPRESCI AWARD GOES TO FILM AT WAR

DECISION OF FIPRESCI JURY OF THE OFFICIAL (COMPETITION) SELECTION During the 25 European Film Festival Palić 2018, held from 14 to 20 July, FIPRESCI jury was composed of: Massimo Lechi (Italy), president, Nina Sputnitskaya (Russia) and Tonči Valentić (Croatia), members. After they saw 12 films in Official Selection, jury reached following decision: FIPRESCI AWARD FOR THE BEST FILM goes to French film AT WAR by

United for European film

The goals of the European Film Festival Network are cooperation, exchange of information, experiences and programs in order to ensure better positioning of the films from the Old Continent. ZORICA DIMITRIJEVIĆ The newly founded European Film Festival Network had its first meeting in Palić. Its members are Crossing Europe Film Festival from Linz (Austria), Festival del Cinema Europeo Lecce (Italy), Cottbus Film Festival (Germany), Les

Film festivals, such as Palić, are important

BRIAN COX PRESS CONFERENCE I was trained to become a theatre actor and, out of that experience, I grew into a film actor. Just like Alan Rickman, Bill Nighy, Hellen Mirren, Judi Dench, Vanessa Redgrave, Ralph Fiennes… ZORICA DIMITRIJEVIĆ During yesterday’s well attended press conference, this year’s “Aleksandar Lifka” award laureate actor Brian Cox discussed all sorts of matter – from comprehension and interpretation of

TO MILENA, THE GREATEST!

Milena Dravić is our sole authentic film actress, Mira Banjac assessed while Radoslav Zelenović pointed out that Milena is the country’s cultural heritage JELENA KNEŽEVIĆ Last evening at Summer Stage, great actress Milena Dravić – the first “Aleksandar Lifka” award laureate and longtime Festival council member – has been awarded a newly-founded 25th anniversary silver-coin. The beloved lady of cinema was saluted by an erupting

Cox received Lifka

Cox received Lifka Underground Spirit Award assigned to directorial duet Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel At the Summer Stage in Palić last night Brian Cox received Aleksandar Lifka Award and Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel received Underground Spirit Award. Jubilee silver coins were handed to Serbian filmmakers. Director of the Festival Radoslav Zelenović underlined that since 2000 when the Lifka Award was established for the

Lifka to Šerbedžija

ZORICA DIMITRIJEVIĆ Famous actor Rade Šerbedžija, last night at the Summer Stage in Palic, received Aleksandar Lifka Award for the exceptional contribution to European cinema, from director of the Festival Radoslav Zelenović. Zelenović underlined that since 2000 the prize was assigned to 34 artists who have greatly contributed to national, European and certainly world’s cinema, and that he had exceptional pleasure to hand the award