Promotion of Film Incentives at Sarajevo Film Festival

  As part of the 28th Sarajevo Film Festival, at Cineplexx Sarajevo, Sarajevo UNESCO City of Film organized a reception “Promotion of Film Incentives in Sarajevo Canton – example of ILLYRICVM”. Conversation was followed by the screening of the film ILLYRICVM by Simon Bogojević Narath, the first film that used the incentives for filming in…

Spotlights in Radiceva Street

  On the initiative of Sarajevo UNESCO City of Film, light installations by students of the Academy of Fine Arts of Sarajevo were installed in Radićeva Street during the 28th Sarajevo Film Festival. “Sarajevo UNESCO City of Film strives to connect film with other creative fields and to give young creatives the opportunity to realize…

Promotion of Sarajevo at the Cannes Film Festival

The City of Sarajevo Mayor Benjamina Karić attended this year’s 75th Cannes Film Festival, which took place from 17th to 28th May 2022. Mayor Karić was invited to visit Cannes by the City of Cannes Mayor David Lisnard. The two Mayors met for the first time as representatives of the two cities that hold the…

Films from Sarajevo City of Film online for free

From 6th of April to 8th of May 33 short films produced as part of the Sarajevo City of Film project will be available free of charge to viewers worldwide at ondemand.kinomeetingpoint.ba. One short film will be posted each day on the online platform, which will be available to viewers for the next seven days…

2022 BIKY Film Festival Poster Competition Winner in Sarajevo

Sarajevo UNESCO City of Film invited children of Sarajevo to participate in the poster drawing competition of the 17th Busan International Kids & Youth Film Festival (BIKY) in South Korea. The competition was announced as part of international cooperation of UNESCO Creative Cities within the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Children from 5 to 12 years…

30% Cash Rebate – Filming in Sarajevo

  The Sarajevo Canton Government has introduced the incentive scheme for the production of audiovisual works in the Sarajevo Canton. Incentives for film production are introduced in order to encourage film production, create favorable conditions for the development of professions and projects in the field of film as well as to promote production and service…

The Cinema Night attracts over 3,500 visitors

The Cinema Night organized by Sarajevo UNESCO City of Film for the first time took place on 28th December 2021, symbolically on the date when the Lumiere brothers held the first cinema screening in the world in Paris in 1895. This holiday season, the Cinema Night event, as a gift to the audience, for one…