The seventh edition of Divan Film Festival, the event dedicated to Balkan film and food, takes place between August 20th and August 28th in Craiova and in Portul Cultural Cetate in Dolj county.

Death in Sarajevo, the winner of the Silver Bear and the FIPRESCI awards at this year’s edition of the Berlinale, will open the event. The screening will take place in the Old Center of Craiova. A second screening is scheduled in Portul Cultural Cetate.

Between August 22nd and August 24th, the festival will host the 5C Project, a cinema culture program dedicated to young film critics. As part of the program, five young critics from Serbia, UK, Turkey, Romania and Bulgaria take part for a year in film festivals, screenings, workshops and seminars held in the Balkans.

The full program of the festival can be checked here.

Camping in Portul Cultural Cetate is free throughout the event, within available places. Registrations can be made on the event’s Facebook page.

Photo: divanfilmfestival.ro