Film Festival Free zone will be held from November 4 to 9 at cinemas in Belgrade, Novi Sad and Nice. The festival will be at the same time Kombank Hall, Novi Sad Cultural Center and Nis Cinema Cineplexx open the movie Road Runner: Anthony Bourdain.
This year’s film program repertoire includes more than 60 feature and documentary films art house productions. True expression, current issues, reviews of past events and their impact today, personal and collective experiences conditioned by political decisions – are captured in this year’s films. The need for an individual to find his expression and his way in the imposed social spheres, the need for dialogue, the noise between the parties that speak, will come out of the cinema screen.
17. Free Zone: We present the main favorites of the festival
Road Runner: Anthony Bourdain
Once again with Bordeaux about food, people and travel. A film about a man who proved to be one of the best food writers will open Free zone. The beauty of this documentary is that the people who knew him speak Bordeaux and speak from the heart. Also, the film used artificial intelligence to create Bourdain’s voice.
The worst person in the world
The feature film comes from the hand of Joakim Trier The worst person in the world with which the director completes his trilogy Oslo. The film is a modern drama about the search for love and meaning in modern Oslo, and Julie, a thirty-year-old four-year-old on the path to self-realization. The Norwegian director skillfully emphasizes all the challenges that modern society brings with it, and his charismatic acting team helps him a lot in this. Anders Danielsen Lee also appears in this film, and Renate Raineswe received the Best Actress award for her role in this film at the Cannes Film Festival.
The most beautiful boy in the world
The most beautiful boy in the world is a documentary About Bjorn Andres, who In 1971 for the world premiere of the film Death in Venice At the Cannes Film Festival, the brilliant Italian director Lucino Visconti claims to be the most beautiful boy in the world. When he said that, he didn’t even think he would cast a shadow over the life of the young actor Bjorn Andres, who plays the role of Tadja, and that shadow is still on him now, 50 years later. The theme of the film is what was behind it and how it affects Bjorn Andres ’adult life today. On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the film’s release, a retrospective of Lukin Visconti’s films will be screened at the Yugoslav cinema.
Film Murina will be presented in the regional selection Balkan horizons. This themed provocative film is this year’s winner Gold cameras At the Cannes Film Festival. Sixteen-year-old Julia and Ante talk about the tense relationship between an authoritarian father when an old family friend arrives at the island home.
Little mother Selin Sjame is an achievement (Portrait of a lady on fire) critics say it is his best film. It premiered this year Berlinale. In the film, the author looks with poetic precision at an important moment in his transition from childhood to adulthood. She explores an important issue in life from a women’s perspective.
Return to Reims
Return to Reims the documentary is based on the cult book of the same name by Didier Eribon. The achievement is a real visual pleasure, and Adel Enel’s voice tells an intimate and political story about the French working class from the early 1950s to the present day. The backbone of France’s progress was the backbone of the workers: in the 1950s children of workers were pushed very quickly from schools to their jobs, bourgeois children easily followed education.
There will be one movie in the 8+ selection I’m Greta. In a world where dubious people get space to direct, today’s film about the most famous environmental activist will be an opportunity for a person who promotes true values to direct himself from the cinema screen. The inspirational Greta is confident that even adults would envy her, and she has found something worth fighting for, and that is the future of the planet.
The finale is a film of the ceremony Spencer signed by Pablo Larain, known to the public Free zones.
With the royal family of the Sandringham estate in Norfolk during the Christmas holidays in England, Diana decides to end her marriage to Charles Prince. Despite rumors of scandals and divorces, peace for the Christmas holidays is implicated in the Queen’s legacy. There he eats and drinks, shoots and hunts. Diana knows the rules of the game. But this year things will be completely different. Spencer it’s a film about what could have happened in those unfortunate days.
Like last year, part of the film program It can be seen by spectators from all over Serbia. Platform KinoKauch will be hosted online Free zones from 10 to 20 November.
This is an important note opening and closing movies will not be available to watch online.
In addition to the above, viewers will be able to see the excellent achievements of the already well-known program lines: International Selection, Regional Selection – Balkans Horizons, 14+ Selection, EU – Area of Change and Women’s Line.
As environmental issues are of great concern to the public, it was implemented last year Green area, a line of festivals that deals with ecology and the environment. This year too, in this current line, the festival will choose films that place the audience in nature and that an individual is able to make changes in our ecosystem.
He also shone last year Unlimited area, and very interesting film achievements will be anchored in this festival port again this year. The winners of the Festival make up this selection of films from countries that rarely show production in home cinemas, and within this, Viewers in Belgrade will be able to watch the home premiereand documentary Long fringe group art workshops Scrap metal (Dragan Protić), a long-awaited film.
The youngest audience at the Festival realizes that there is a place to discover many of the current phenomena of contemporary film life, in addition to this year’s festival selection Over 14 years old presentations and 8+ selection. As its name suggests, this line will be given to younger people, especially elementary school students.
Short films made in documentary film workshops Free zones Junior – Our differences are our strength i Dokufesta from Priz will be shown within the program The future is here, as well as the Lucy Walker films program Focus. Screenings of the films on the online platform will take place at the Yugoslav Cinema KinoKauch.
Program line EU – area of change It continues to study and interpret the socio-economic and political changes in Europe and their impact on our lives, with a focus Female lines, one of the festival’s favorite programs, is about justice issues in cases of sexual abuse, mother-daughter relationships, women’s identity issues, and how to live with the traumas of violence. Inside Free Zone Compass The roundtable will take place in the Hall of the Belgrade House of Culture after the screening of the films. Digital helix,, industry program, will once again take its place in the online space, and is a novelty in this year’s new lineup Sonar, A new space for reviewing the content of documents on the Internet.
Tickets for this year’s festival will be on sale from October 20 at the Belgrade Cultural Center, Belgrade Youth Center, Kombank Hall, Kolarac Art Cinema, Yugoslav Cinema, Fontana Cinema, Cine Grand BIG Rakovica Cinema, Novi Sad Cultural Center, Nis Cultural Center and Cineplexx Nis.
This year’s festival has been supported by the Ministry of Culture and Information of the Republic of Serbia, the Women’s Reconstruction Fund, the Belgrade City Secretariat of Culture, the Novi Sad City Cultural Administration Administration, and the Serbian Film Center. and the French Institute.
Until you enter Free zone!!
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