DOKUFEST XVIII ANNOUNCES COMPETITIONS!July 5, 2019
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Prizren, 05 July 2019 – DokuFest has announced today the full slate of films in competitions for its 18th edition, running from August 2 – 10 in the city of Prizren, Kosovo.
More than 100 wonderful documentary films, as well as a great array of short fictions and experimental cinema representing 40 countries, is what characterizes the film competition. What highlights this year are the filmmakers that are returning to the festival as well as a growing number of new filmmakers, whose films will be debuting across competition sections.
In the upcoming days, the festival will continue to announce other, specially curated strands. These will include its highly popular ‘View From the World’ strand and a specially curated strand on Truth to coincide with this year’s theme of the festival.
“Bold and innovative, timely and important, is how I’d identify many of the films from this year’s competitions” said Veton Nurkollari, Artistic Director of the festival.
“DokuFest continues its mission to bringing the best and the brightest in contemporary filmmaking to Kosovo and we are thrilled to welcome a number of first-time directors as well as many returning ones to the festival.”