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    • New Talents Open Call
      Eastern Neighbours Film Festival (ENFF) began in The Netherlands in 2008 with the idea to offer Dutch and international audiences a unique glimpse into the cinema of their neighbors from Eastern and Southern Europe. This annual event presents the most recent, exciting, and thought‐provoking films, from countries with small, but often powerful film industries, that… Read more: New Talents Open Call
    • ENFF 2023 On Demand!
      Unable To attend the festival in person? No problem! From November 27th to December 3rd, we’re thrilled to bring you a curated selection of this year’s films available for online viewing! Catch our captivating Opening Film Ivan’s Land, or the touching Closing Film Seventh Heaven. Or explore a collection of shorts from the New Talents Competition! Follow along… Read more: ENFF 2023 On Demand!
    • What’s up in Slovak Cinema? A conversation with Monika Lostakova
      We talked with Monika Lošťáková about contemporary Slovak cinema.
    • ENFF and the Eastern European Film Festival Network!
      The Eastern European Film Festival Network brings together five film festivals dedicated to promoting and showcasing Eastern European cinema, alongside one partner organisation.
    • Masterclasses
      Through these masterclasses we approach two memory in film from different angles: memories from a personal or collective recollection through archive material.
    • Work in Progress
      In Work in Progress, emerging filmmakers and artists will present their works in development to the audience and engage in discussions with Dutch experts.
    • Festival Timetable Available!
    • Check out the catalogue for our 2023 edition!
    • Music at ENFF
      Every year, ENFF brings special musical guests who bring beauty to the program and further represent the rich cultures of their countries to a Dutch audience.
    • Film Marathon
      Join us for the Film Marathon, a new concept in which we merge two components, Short Films, Big Stories, and New Talents Competition into a whole-day screening of short films!

Audience Prize


Win a trip to Montenegro by attending a film at ENFF! Our audience will have a chance to win an award and enter into a random draw to win a trip to Montenegro with airfare for one and accommodations for up to two persons generously provided by BovenCA. At the closing ceremony on Sunday 10 November in Filmhuis Den Haag, the lucky winner will be randomly picked and will have the chance to have an authentic experience around the Western Balkans!

The venue
You will stay in a spacious and comfortable mountain villa, the Celebic-BovenKuca. It is beautifully located, 100 m above the tiny village of Crhalj, in the unspoiled mountain area of north-eastern Montenegro. Crhalj belongs to the municipality Bijelo Polje; co-ordinates: 42.58.675 N; 19.55.271 E; 1050m above sea level.

What to do in Crhalj
During your 7-day stay you will be provided with all the information about what you can do and where you can go. Your host Sevda will guide you for 2 days (4-8 hours per day), take you to visit traditional tourist attractions or hidden villages only Sevda knows about. Hiking, cycling and horse-riding enable you to visit places outside the beaten path, but if you want to you can rent the resort’s jeep. Upon arrival, you will also discover the stories and beauty of Tara River and Tara canyon, the deepest and longest canyon in Europe protected as UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will encounter and appreciate the famous Balkan hospitality and Balkan culture and breathe the cleanest air there is.


Lilly Todorovic! Congratulations Lilly and have a mangnificent time in the mountains!