Local premiere of Belgian film 'Upstream' shot in Croatia

As a part of Francophone Celebrations Upstream (En amont du fleuve), by director Marion Hänsel, will premiere in Zadar and Zagreb. The whole film was shot on location in Croatia, and the premieres are scheduled in Zadar on March 8th at 7 pm in Puppet Theatre Zadar, and on March 9th at 6 pm in Cinema Tuškanac, Zagreb.    


'Robin Hood: Origins' starts shooting in Dubrovnik

Lionsgate production Robin Hood: Origins, directed by Otto Bathurst and starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Foxx, Jamie Dornan and Eve Hewson, started filming on Monday, February 20th in Dubrovnik. It is the biggest Hollywood production to be shot in Croatia to date, with Dubrovnik transformed in legendary city of Nottingham.


Primošten, Šibenik, Krka Falls and Dubrovnik in new Indian hit film

The Indian film Prisoner no. 150, whose dance scenes were shot in Croatia in November, 2016, is one of the most watched films in India this month, while simultaneously screening in cinemas across the globe.


Sound engineer Hrvoje Petek and costume designer Zorana Meić newest members of EFA

During the European Film Awards ceremony held December 10th in Wroclaw, Poland (European Culture Capital, 2016), new film professional members were accepted into the Academy, including sound engineer/tone master Hrvoje Petek and costume designer Zorana Meić.


Keshet International brings Croatian crime drama series, The Paper, to MIPCOM

Keshet International (KI) has picked up global distribution rights to the new eagerly anticipated Croatian crime drama series, The Paper. Produced by Drugi Plan and yet to air on HTV1, The Paper (12 x 50’) is a dark cocktail of political corruption, power struggles, crime and betrayal.


On the Other Side represents Croatia in the Oscar nomination run

Croatia's candidate for next year's motion picture Academy Award in the foreign language film category will be Zrinko Ogresta's On the Other Side, 15 representatives of the Croatian Filmmakers’ Association (HDFD) decided by secret vote on Tuesday. Three titles competed: Ungiven by Branko SchmidtShooting Stars by Ivan-Goran Vitez and On the Other Side by Zrinko Ogresta.


Historical drama Knightfall films in Dubrovnik

US television series Knightfall, directed by Douglas MacKinnon and produced by the US A+E Television Networks and Czech Stillking Films started filming in Dubrovnik on Monday, 27 June.  


The Croatian Audiovisual Centre presents 2015 Annual Report

The Croatian Audiovisual Centre’s (HAVC’s) 2015 Annual Report was presented to journalists and film professionals on 5 May in the Europa Cinema in Zagreb, detailing the Centre’s activities over the past year. Along with the Centre’s director Hrvoje Hribar, also speaking about the year’s activities were members of HAVC’s Board of Directors Nina Obuljen Koržinek and Romana Matanovac Vučković, film director and member of the Centre’s Council Zrinko Ogresta, film director and screenwriter Nevio Marasović, film director Hana Jušić, producer Diego Zanco, and Mario Kozina from HAVC’s Promotion Department.


Danish film Three Heists and a Hamster begins shooting in Istria

Filming of the third part of the Danish comedy Three Heists and a Hamster (Alle for Tre) began on April 11 at numerous locations in Istria.


Houston, We Have a Problem! at Tribeca Film Festival

The Croatian minority co-production Houston, We Have a Problem! directed by Žiga Virc of Slovenia, will have its world premiere in the Viewpoints programme of the 15th Tribeca Film Festival. Tribeca is one of the most significant festivals of independent film in the USA. It was founded in 2002 by Robert De Niro and his partners, and the 15th edition will run from April 13th to 24th in New York. 

Filming in Croatia is a programme of the Croatian Audiovisual Centre