Turkish filmmaker to chair in Bosnian film festival

Other jury members are British director Hugh Hudson, Croatian actress Marija Skaricic, German film sales veteran Michael Weber, and Taormina Film Festival's artistic director Deborah Young.

Turkish filmmaker to chair in Bosnian film festival

Award-winning Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan will chair the feature film competition jury of this years Sarajevo Film Festival, organizers said on Monday.

Ceylan is best known for his films Uzak (Distant), Iklimler (Climates) and Uc Maymun (Three Monkeys). Ceylan won best director award at Cannes Film Festival this year with his latest film Uc Maymun.

His films also won several international awards at several film festivals all around the world.

Other jury members are British director Hugh Hudson, Croatian actress Marija Skaricic, German film sales veteran Michael Weber, and Taormina Film Festival's artistic director Deborah Young.

Sixteen films will compete at the 14th Sarajevo Film Festival that will run from August 15th to 23rd.

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Last Mod: 15 Temmuz 2008, 14:24
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