12th ZAGREB FILM FESTIVAL / ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
19th-26th October 2014
CINEMA EUROPA, CINEMA TUŠKANAC, ZAGREB DANCE CENTER, ZAGREB PUPPET THEATER, MSU
For more than a decade now, Zagreb Film Festival has been presenting the latest and most interesting debutant auteur films! For the twelfth time, from 19-26 October this year, the festival will offer more than one hundred films from all over the world, divided in ten different programs.
The festival will take place on several locations - Europa, Tuškanac and MSU Cinemas. Screenings will also take place in the Zagreb Dance Center and Zagreb Puppet Theater.
As usually, the main program will offer feature-length and short fiction films and documentaries. Checkers program will present the latest Croatian short film production.
As in previous years, ZFF has a few regular side programs: this year, My First Film (selector: Nenad Polimac) is focused on Romania. Bib for Kids will once again entertain children with miraculous cinematic adventures and it will be realized in cooperation with the Embassy of Denmark. The exceptionally popular Great 5 program will treat us once again to new films from Spain, France, Italy, Germany and Great Britain.
In addition to the above mentioned programs, the 12th Zagreb Film Festival brings along some new programs: e.g. 100th anniversary of World War I will be commemorated with the program of films dedicated to this historical event. We should not forget to mention here the exceptionally attractive educational program Industry and the usual numerous side events.
The general sponsor of the festival is Hrvatski Telekom. The festival is also financially supported by the Zagreb City Office for Culture, Croatian Audiovisual Center and MEDIA Program.
The festival is organized by the Zagreb Film Festival Artistic Organization.