Coproduction, supported by the BNFC, wins Works in Progress Award
The project Requiem for Mrs. J (Rekvijem za gospođu J), dir. Bojan Vuletić, Serbia, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Bulgarian coproducer Pavlina Jeleva won Works in Progress Award at KVIFF 2016. Thefilm was shortlisted among 8 projects (plus 1 out of competition) selected out of 57 registered projects from Central and Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Turkey, Greece and post-Soviet territories.
The award for Requiem for Mrs. J, in a total value of 100 000 EUR, is combining post-production services in UPP and Soundsquare, and a cash award by Barrandov Studio (10 000 EUR).
We decided to award a drama that looks at today's society from a darkly humorous and realistic perspective, the Jury states.