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Sarajevo Film Festival, Bosnia and Herzegovina


Event Dates:
July 06, 2012 - July 14, 2012
August 16, 2013 - August 24, 2013
August 15, 2014 - August 23, 2014

Description of Event

Sarajevo Film Festival was founded after the war 1992 – 1995. As the time passed SFF has become the most prestigious festival in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Unlike the untouchable shine of Cannes and Venice festival, this festival gives s a great opportunity to mix and mingle with local and international stars. So you could find yourself in a bar with Steve Buscemi, or in a store with Juliette Binoche. In addition to events on the red carpet, festival offers different programs – something for everyone.

Focus on regional cinema through competitive selection of short, long and documentary and film industry (CineLInk), an educational platform for young filmmakers (Sarajevo Talent Campus), and the presence of the international film industry, filmmakers and media, with more than 100,000 visitors each year confirm status of SFF as a leading film festival in the region, and it is recognized by both film professionals and the general public. 

Admission Fee (if any): Tickets can be bought by SMS, by e-mail, or directly in the official Box Office.

Ages Festival is Appropriate For: All ages

For More Information, Contact:

Sarajevo Film Festival
Zelenih beretki 12,
+387 33 221 516; +387 33 209 411; 387 33 263 380 · fax +387 33 263 381

Samel wrote on December 07, 2012: It was founded in Sarajevo in 1995 during the war, not after.

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Latitude: 43.857260000
Longitude: 18.420789000
Elevation: 544 M (1784 FT)
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