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46 articles available in total starting from 05/10/2012. Last article published on 03/12/2019.

Fatos Berisha • Director of The Flying Circus

Interview: Fatos Berisha • Director of The Flying Circus

"This is my personal story, I struggled to distance myself from it"

Kosovo's Fatos Berisha has discussed his latest feature The Flying Circus with us at Tallinn's Black Nights Film Festival, where it competed for the Grand Prix for Best Film  

03/12/2019 | Black Nights 2019 | Competition

Review: The Flying Circus

Review: The Flying Circus

Fatos Berisha’s film proves that you can’t go wrong with Monty Python. Or men dressed as nuns  

28/11/2019 | Black Nights 2019 | Competition

Fatos Berisha  • Director of The Flying Circus

Interview: Fatos Berisha • Director of The Flying Circus

“We were living in a surreal world, and humour was a way to survive and to preserve our sanity”

We chatted to Kosovar director-scriptwriter Fatos Berisha about his absurd and surreal Tallinn competition entry The Flying Circus  

20/11/2019 | Black Nights 2019 | Competition

Fatos Berisha’s The Flying Circus competing at Tallinn’s Black Nights Film Festival

Fatos Berisha’s The Flying Circus competing at Tallinn’s Black Nights Film Festival

The Kosovar writer-director is set to present his eagerly awaited surreal black comedy, inspired by Monty Python’s legacy, in the Estonian gathering’s Official Selection  

29/10/2019 | Production | Funding | Kosovo/Albania/North Macedonia

The Kosovo Cinematography Center supports 29 film projects

The Kosovo Cinematography Center supports 29 film projects

The KCC will earmark a total of €1.3 million to support the projects, which are at different stages of production, with the ultimate aim of empowering the Kosovar film industry  

21/10/2019 | Production | Funding | Kosovo

Antoneta Kastrati  • Director of ZANA

Interview: Antoneta Kastrati • Director of ZANA

“As a community, we have not processed any of the war traumas in depth. We had to move on; perhaps it was the only way”

We sat down with Kosovar director-scriptwriter Antoneta Kastrati to discuss the background to her Toronto-screened debut feature, ZANA  

11/09/2019 | Toronto 2019 | Discovery

Review: ZANA

Review: ZANA

Antoneta Kastrati’s feature debut is an homage to the unseen victims of a war that started 20 years ago but which continues to torment an entire silent generation  

09/09/2019 | Toronto 2019 | Discovery

EXCLUSIVE: Trailer for ZANA

EXCLUSIVE: Trailer for ZANA

Kosovar director Antoneta Kastrati’s debut feature is set to world-premiere in the Discovery section of the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival  

27/08/2019 | Toronto 2019 | Discovery

Antoneta Kastrati's feature debut, ZANA, to world premiere at Toronto

Antoneta Kastrati's feature debut, ZANA, to world premiere at Toronto

The emerging Kosovar filmmaker is presenting her social drama in the Discovery section of the leading North American festival  

22/08/2019 | Production | Funding | Kosovo/Albania

Review: Open Door

Review: Open Door

Albanian filmmaker Florenc Papas' first feature is a small-scale road movie about two sisters in a deeply patriarchal society  

21/08/2019 | Sarajevo 2019 | Competition