online and onsite from 13 to 20 August.

Sarajevo Film Festival is an international film festival with a special focus on the region of Southeast Europe, shining an international spotlight on films, talent, and future projects from the region.

The 2021 edition of the Sarajevo Film Festival will be held online and onsite from 13 to 20 August. Find all information and tickets - HERE

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Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Director: Mads Brügger

In his classic Mads Brügger-film style, the Danish director seeks to find out who stood behind the plane crash that killed the UN secretary-general Dag Hammarskjöld in 1961.

Landscapes of Resistance

Director: Marta Popivoda

An unorthodox documentary on the exceptional journey of one of Serbia's first female partisans, who helped lead the resistance in Auschwitz.

Radiograph of a Family

Director: Firouzeh Khosrovani

The daughter of a secular father and a devout mother tells the story reflective of the political events leading to the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

Recipe for Hate

Director: Filip Čolović

In a violent society, Serbian director Filip Čolović seeks to make sense of his brother's murder.


Director: Marija Zidar

An age old Albanian tribal code forces a bereaved family to reconcile with their daughter’s murderer.

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