Modern Times Review #125
Modern Times Review @ Sarajevo Film Festival
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.
Sarajevo Film Festival will commence from 12 to 19 August 2022.
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Modern Times Review speaks with Documentary Programme programmer and DocuRought Cut Boutique co-organizer Rada Šešić on the 22 documentaries in competition, Docu Rough Cut Boutique, the place of Sarajevo Film Festival among the wider festival landscape, and more.
Director: Ilian Metev, Ivan Chertov, Zlatina Teneva
In the midst of the pandemic, a survey of an ordinary Bulgarian hospital draws attention to the country’s obsolete and underfunded healthcare system.
Director: Sergei Loznitsa
War crimes and the assisting population
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Director: Nina Menkes
The mechanisms of exploitation of women as sexual objects in Hollywood films, exposed.
Director: Ihor Ivanko
A Ukrainian filmmaker turns to a forgotten photo archive as his grandfather’s memory starts fading away.
Director: Nataša Urban
Confronting Serbia's wartime past and the evil that is still on the loose today.
Director: Anna Shishova
An ordinary Russian teenager was arrested and incarcerated on charges of extremism. Three years later, the fight for her innocence continues.