Win a trip to Montenegro by participating in the ENFF prize for the audience, generously provided by BovenCA. During the closing ceremony in Filmhuis Den Haag, the lucky winner will be randomly picked and will have the chance to have an authentic experience around the Western Balkans.
Meet and greet our special guest Damir Imamović, an iconic singer, musician, author and sevdah master from Sarajevo. Save the date: Saturday 10 November | 11.30 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag | Studio A | Free admission
Eastern Neighbours and the European Parliament brings you an award-winning documentary THE OTHER SIDE OF EVERYTHING by Mila Turajlic. One of the finalists for the European Parliament’s Lux Prize 2018 and the only documentary nominee. Thursday 8 November | 17.00 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag | Free admission
‘East’ and ‘West’ in the genre of sevdah – A multimedia lecture by Damir Imamovic | Saturday 10 November | 16.00 – 17.30 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag
Meet and greet our VIP guest – Václav Neckář, the main actor of festival’s closing film ”Larks on a String” by Jiří Menzel that won the top prize at the Berlinale. On Sunday 11 November at 11.30 hours, you will have the opportunity to have an informal conversation with famous Czech singer and actor. Filmhuis Den Haag | Studio A | Free admission
HOW TO GET NOTICED? Talk Pro with our guest lecturer Mercedes Martinez-Abarca, film programmer and film industry advisor. Saturday 10 November | 16.00 – 17.00 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag | Studio B | Free admission
This year we take a wine tour through Central and Eastern Europe with AndereWijn. Come and taste eight different quality wines from countries that are also part of the film festival. Not only the cinema of our Eastern neighbours is becoming more popular every year, also the centuries-old wine culture is flourishing. Filmhuis Den Haag, free admission