Tonight, the Gala Award Ceremony in the National Theatre will Close the 18th SFF
The ceremony on the Red Carpet will start at 7.30 p.m., while at 8:00 p.m. the Heart of Sarajevo Award Ceremony is about to start. Tonight, the Festival audience will find out which films from the competition programmes: feature, documentary, and shorts will receive the prestigious Heart of Sarajevo Award.
This year’s Competition Programme – Feature Film presented us 12 films, out of which there was one world, two international, and nine regional premiere screenings, all of which are competing for the Heart of Sarajevo Award. This year again, Competition Programme – Feature Film brought us voices of young and brave film authors and authoresses, and was opened by the BH film “Children of Sarajevo”, by Aida Begić.
Selection of the Competition Programme – Documentary Film consists of 22 films this year, among which there are films by new authors, as well as by experienced directors of the older generation. Within this selection seven world, seven international, and eight regional premiere screenings took place.
Refreshment and new, young authors and authoresses were brought to us this year again by the Competition Programme – Short Film, within which nine films were screened, out of which three were regional, five international, and two world premieres.
Beside the Heart of Sarajevo for the best films within the competition programmes, the Heart of Sarajevo Award for the best actor and best actress, the Special Jury Prize will be also awarded tonight.