07. 06. 2013.
The Blockade in Italy
This month The Blockade would be screened in Ancona and Rome. Curatorial crew: Slobodne veze/Loose Associations (Nataša Bodrožić, Ivana Meštrov), Alessandro Castiglioni, Marco Trulli, Claudio Zecchi, Nadira Laggoune, Delphine Leccas and Charlotte Bank selected the film as one of several Croatian works at the 16th Young Artists Biennial in Ancona (6.6. - 7.7.2013). This year title of Biennial is Errors Allowed with the main topic of education. Sometimes between 21st and 30th of June, film would be screened in the official program of MedFilm Festival in Rome.
20. 05. 2013.
ARTE ABOUT OCCUPATION
16. 03. 2013.
The film will have its american premiere at the American Documentary Film Festival in Palm Springs, California (4. - 8.4.2013). Screenings will happen on the 6th of April at 4.30 PM and 7th of April at noon in Camelott Theatre with the Q&A with the director and the producer after the screening.
13. 05. 2013.
University and festival screenings
After succesful American premiere at American Documentary Film Festival in Palm Springs and University screenings at Kitchener-Waterloo (Canada), Gothenburg (Sweden), Ohio (USA), Sofia (Bulgaria), Belgrade (Serbia), Priština (Kosovo) and Sarajevo (Bosnia & Herzegovina), the film had its Polish premiere at 10th Planete + Doc Film Festival in Warsaw, besides Krakow FF, biggest doc film festival in Poland. 'Students on the Barricades. How to stop Commercialization of Education?' debate followed the screening with the director Igor Bezinović, journalist and lecturer Adam Leszczyński and german journalist Christian Füller.
07. 01. 2013.
…SLOVENIAN THEATRICAL DISTRIBUTION
06. 12. 2012.
STUDENTS SCREENING THE BLOCKADE
Some student movements in Europe decided to screen the film as part of their fight for free education. First one is in Bremen in Germany (University Bremen, Room 3009), following screenings in Brno (Czech Republic) and Marburg (Germany). We'll keep you updated.
09. 11. 2012.
30. 10. 2012.
HONORABLE MENTION IN JIHLAVA
Jeremy Orlebar, Mohammadreza Farzad, Tomáš Hrubý i Ted Grouya were the Jury members of 16. Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival who awarded 'The Blockade' with honorable mention in very important competition 'Between the Seas'.
17. 10. 2012.
BIG EUROPEAN FESTIVALS
October will take the film on 2 big European documentary festivals. 16. Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival is the biggest docu-festival in Central and Eastern Europe. 55th DOK Leipzig is one of European biggest. In Jihlava 'The Blockade' will compete in 'Between the Seas' competition while in Leipzig you would see it in International Documentary Programme. But it is also nominated for 'Leipzig Ring' award.
02. 10. 2012.
The Blockade in TUrkey
'The Blockade' will have 3 screenings on one of the biggest documentary festivals in Turkey - 15. International 1001 Documentary Film Festival which is taking place from 27th of October till 2nd of October in Istanbul.
17. 06. 2012.
SPECIAL MENTION ON UNDERHILLFEST
Jury of the 3rd Underhillfest in Podgorica, Montenegro awarded 'The Blockade' with special mention. Other festival screenings following in June and July. 3rd Makedox (Skopje, Macedonia) will screen the film in newcomers competition (15. - 22.6.) and 11th Dokufest (Prizren, Kosova) in Balkan competition (7. - 15.7.)
22. 05. 2012.
BLOCKADE – THE OPENING FILM AT CROATIAN DOX DAYS IN RIJEKA
On Thursday 24th of May, Croatian Dox Days at Art Cinema Croatia in Rijeka open with BLACKADE. Director Igor Bezinovic and producer Oliver Sertic will be present at the screening. The film will screen at Art kino until the 31th of May. Until then You can read the review in Novi list.