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SARAJEVO 2017

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Sarajevo announces its Documentary Competition

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- The selection includes four world premieres

Sarajevo announces its Documentary Competition
Avec l'amour by Ilija Cvetkovski

The Sarajevo Film Festival (11-18 August) has announced its Documentary Competition, in which 14 titles from Southeast Europe will vie for the Heart of Sarajevo.

In addition to four world premieres from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Croatia, the selection includes Macedonian filmmaker Ilija Cvetkovski's Avec l'amour [+see also:
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interview: Ilija Cvetkovski
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, which world-premiered at Hot Docs; Serbian director Boris Mitić's In Praise of Nothing [+see also:
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interview: Boris Mitić
film profile
]
and The Family [+see also:
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by Slovenian filmmaker Rok Biček (best known for Class Enemy [+see also:
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interview: Rok Biček
interview: Rok Bicek
interview: Rok Bicek
festival scope
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), which will both first bow at Locarno; No Place for Tears by Turkey's Reyan Tuvi and Ultra [+see also:
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by Hungary's Balázs Simonyi (both premiered at Visions du Réel); City of the Sun [+see also:
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by Georgia's Rati Oneli (Berlinale); Planet Petrila [+see also:
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by Romania's Andrei Dascalescu (IDFA); Playing Men by Slovenia's Matjaž Ivanisin, which just screened this week at FID Marseille; Mr. Gay Syria [+see also:
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by Turkey's Ayşe Toprak (Sheffield Doc/Fest); and Kinders [+see also:
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by Austria's Arash and Arman T Riahi.

Here is the full list of titles in Sarajevo’s Documentary Competition: 

Guidance Through the Black Hole [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Zlatko Pranjić
film profile
]
– Aleksandar Nikolić, Zlatko Pranjić (Serbia/ Bosnia and Herzegovina/UK)
Home – Zdenko Jurilj (Croatia/Bosnia and Herzegovina) (medium-length film)
Undercovered – Nejra Latić Hulusić, Sabrina Begović Ćorić (Bosnia and Herzegovina) (medium-length film)
When Pigs Come [+see also:
trailer
interview: Biljana Tutorov
film profile
]
  Biljana Tutorov (Serbia/Croatia/Bosnia and Herzegovina) 
Avec l’amour [+see also:
trailer
interview: Ilija Cvetkovski
film profile
]
– Ilija Cvetkovski (Macedonia)
City of the Sun [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
– Rati Oneli (Georgia/USA/Qatar/the Netherlands)
The Family [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
– Rok Biček (Slovenia)
In Praise of Nothing [+see also:
trailer
interview: Boris Mitić
film profile
]
 – Boris Mitić (Serbia/Croatia/France)
Kinders [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
– Arash T Riahi, Arman T Riahi (Austria)
Mr. Gay Syria [+see also:
film review
film profile
]
– Ayşe Toprak (Turkey/France/Germany)
No Place for Tears – Reyan Tuvi (Turkey)
Planet Petrila [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
– Andrei Dascalescu (Romania)
Playing Men – Matjaž Ivanišin (Slovenia/Croatia)
Ultra [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
– Balázs Simonyi (Hungary/Greece)

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