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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
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      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!
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      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.
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    • 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!
DirectorDusko Stanivuk
ProducerNemanja Lekovic, Dimitrije Radenovic – Stud/AVP; Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Belgrade
WriterAdam Kurta
CastAndjela Petkovic, Jasmina Vecanski, Andrej Sepetkovski
EditorNevena Bakic
CameraMarko Milovanovic
SoundJovan Vucur
Screening2 November 2017 | 17:45 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag
4 November 2017 | 13:15 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag
Length16 min
SectionSHORT FILMS – Discovering great Eastern European talents

“Inspiration for the story is mainly from the daily based life and from observing economic and social circumstances in a society in transition. Main theme is the relationship between mother and daughter filmed from the daughters’ perspective’’. Dutch Premiere


A compelling story of a little girl within disturbed family conditions. She is desperately trying to improve her relationship with her mother by merging her imaginary world with the world of adults. A short film by Dusko Stanivuk, Sarajevo born director who is finishing his Masters in Film and TV directing at the University of Arts in Belgrade and has already ten shorts and documentaries to his credit.

Festivals & Awards (selection)

Brac Film Festival, Croatia 2017 | West Herzegowina Fest, Bosnia and Herzegovina 2017 | Tempus Film Festival, Slovenia 2017 – Best Tempus Film | Early Bird, International Student Film Festival, Bulgaria 2017 | Balkan Film Food festival, Albania 2017 | Slemani International Film Festival, Iraq 2017

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