European Film Promotion (EFP) and the Arab Cinema Center (ACC) have revealed the film selections list of 24 films from different European countries. These films are currently being viewed by 42 film critics from across 13 Arab countries to select the best European film out of the entries submitted by the national film promotion institutes from all over Europe. The awards ceremony will be hosted at this year's edition of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), which is slated to be held in November.
Association of Filmmakers has nominated THE SON by Ines Tanović to represent Bosnia and Herzegovina, but in selection there are also two co-productions with Bosnia and Herzegovina STITCHES (Serbia)by Miroslav Terzić and TAKE ME SOMEWHERE NICE by Ena Sendijarević (The Netherlands). Also, representing North Macedonia in this selection is film GOD EXISTS, HER NAME IS PETRUNIJA by Teona Strugar Mitevska written by Bosnian and Herzegovinian scriptwriter Elma Tataragić.
This program is organized in parthnershio with Arab Cinema Center and Cairo International Film Festival.
More information on the Arab Critics' Awards for European Films and full list of selected films here.