“AGA’S HOUSE” by Lendita Zeqiraj is set to have its Croatian Premiere at 67th PULA FILM FESTIVAL, in a Minority Co-Production Competition section. Pula Film Festival, established in 1954. It is held in a Roman amphitheater known as the Pula Arena. Pula Film Festival is the oldest film festival in Croatia and Balkan region, this year edition will be held from 18th to 26th July 2020.
Apart from film screenings open to the public, the annual Croatian film industry awards are also traditionally presented at the festival. The awards presented at the festival (called Golden Arenas) are the main national film awards in the country and they serve as the Croatian equivalent of the American Academy Awards, British BAFTA Awards, Spain’s Goya Awards, France’s César Award, etc.
AGA’S HOUSE by Lendita Zeqiraj has been selected to have its World Premiere and to be an opening film of 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.
The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is the largest film festival in the Czech Republic and the most prestigious such festival in Central and Eastern Europe. It is one of the oldest A-list film festivals, a category it shares with the festivals in Cannes, Berlin, Venice, San Sebastian, Moscow, Montreal, Shanghai, and Tokyo. Among filmmakers, buyers, distributors, sales agents, and journalists, KVIFF is considered the most important event in all of Central and Eastern Europe.
Every year, the festival presents some 200 films from around the world, and regularly hosts famous and important filmmakers. This year’s edition will be held from 28th June to 6th July 2019.