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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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      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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      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!




Sex, hijabs, and a tram full of oranges.

In a tram on Route-3, the Old Lady in the leopard dress treats the passengers with juicy oranges during a hot, but rainy day in the centre of Sarajevo. Nadja, the princess-teen in her pink hijab; Luka, the virgin bully; an Orthodox Priest; a creepy old man and many, many more ordinary people in this tram have nothing in common, but a juicy slice of orange. All except a shy, yet horny, teenager named Amar.

SHOWTIMES | Special Feature with Frigidance, Liberation in 26 Pictures & Smart Girls

Sunday, 26 November – 11:30

ROUTE-3 | 2019 | 13 min | Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece

PRODUCTIONDimitris Tsakaleas, Armin Hadzic – Obala Art Center; Imagina Pictures, DNA Lab
CASTEnes Kozlicic, Lazar Dragojevic, Simonida Mandic
EDITINGPanos Angelopoulos, Sasa Pesevski


Toronto International Film Festival, 2019 – World Premiere | Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, 2020 – European premiere | Aegean Film Festival, 2021 – Best Short Film in Greek Competition


Thanasis Neofotistos is a film director, writer, and architect. He is a member of the European Film Academy, Berlinale Talents alumnus and Head Programmer of the Student International Competition of DramaISFF. His short films have premiered at the 75th Venice IFF, the 44th TIFF Toronto, and won at the 42nd Clermont-Ferrand IFF, amongst others.