Docu RCB Award at One World Romania FF 2015

March 24th, 2015

Photo: Adi Marineci
We are glad to share with you that for a second year Docu Rough Cut Boutique (a collaborative programme between Sarajevo Film Festival and Balkan Documentary Center) is giving an award to one of the Cooking a Doc workshop participants at One World Romania Film Festival in Bucharest – attendance at the workshop [...]

Apply to ESoDoC 2015!

January 19th, 2015

ZeLIG has just announced the new call for application ESoDoc – European Social Documentary 2015. The new application deadline is February 5, 2015.

ESoDoc is the training initiative for media professionals and “cross-thinkers” who want to increase impact and outreach of their documentary films and cross-media projects by developing new storytelling [...]

BDC Discoveries 2015 – call for projects!

December 16th, 2014

Over the last 5 year BDC Discoveries became the leading training programme in the Balkans!

Dear documentary filmmakers, producers, and friends,
Following the successful outcomes of the previous editions of BDC [...]

New Partnership with WEMW and TRIESTE FF!

November 25th, 2014

We are very happy to announce that Balkan Documentary Center set up a partnership in the framework of a new and exciting initiative called LAST STOP TRIESTE.
LAST STOP TRIESTE (LST) is  a dedicated section for documentary projects from Eastern Europe and Italy. Thanks to a strong network of partners, LST will present 4 documentaries in [...]

Recent success of Docu RCB alumni!

November 24th, 2014

It is our great pleasure to share the recent success stories of our Docu RCB alumni!
- DRIFTER by Hungarian director Gabor Horcher (participant in Docu RCB 2013), produced by Kraatsfilm (Hungary) and Weydemann Bros. (Germany) just had its world premiere at IDFA Amsterdam – First Appearance Competition 2014. Congratulations!
- IN THE DARK by Serbian director [...]

Apply for East Doc Platform 2015! New Award!

November 13th, 2014

The fourth edition of the biggest documentary event of its kind in Central and Eastern Europe, East Doc Platform, organized by Institute of Documentary Film in association with One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival in March 2015 in Prague will, apart from the traditional meetings of documentary professionals, workshops, [...]

BDC Award at Liburnia Film Festival!

August 27th, 2014

We are happy to share the news on new collaboration of BDC with Liburnia Film Festival in Croatia – BDC gave the award for the best regional film at this year’s edition of the festival, which took place from 26 to 30 August 2014. Award-winner is young and talented director Sabina Mikelic. Congratulations!

Liburnia Film Festival [...]

Docu RCB 2014 Awards Announced!

August 27th, 2014

We are pleased to announce this year’s award-winners of Docu Rough Cut Boutique, the strong professional programme by Balkan Documentary Center and Sarajevo Film Festival:
Work in Progress Nomination went to Project “THE OTHER SIDE OF EVERYTHING” by Mila Turajlić; it was intoduced on CineLink’s Work In Progress where all projects were competing for Work [...]

BDC Discoveries 2014 Awards Announced!

August 25th, 2014

We are very happy and proud to announce this year’s BDC DISCOVERIES award-winners! Congratulations to Marija Ratkovic Vidakovic (Croatia, project IN SEARCH OF A LOST COUNTRY) for receiving the cash-prize for Best Pitch, given by the State Institute for Culture at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bulgaria! We were glad to have [...]

Free watching of a special film programme, marking the 20 years of existence of Sarajevo Film Festival

August 6th, 2014

Are you a fan of short films? Do you want to be up to date with the latest documentary film achievements from South Eastern Europe? Do you like celebrations? If at least one of the answers is “yes”, check out the special film programme, marking the 20 years of existence of Sarajevo Film Festival! A [...]