Festival

CinEast 2018

CinEast (ciné-East) − Central and Eastern European Film Festival in Luxembourg

  • held annually in October since 2008, 10,600 festival-goers in 2017
  • over 60 features and over 40 short films by directors from 20 CEE countries* over 18 days
  • around 100 screenings in a dozen cinemas in Luxembourg City and other towns
  • selection of remarkable fiction, documentary and animated films
  • official competition with awards given by the International Jury, the Press Jury and the audience
  • over 30 guests (directors, actors, producers, etc.)
  • children's programmes, school screenings, mini-retrospectives, classics, etc.
  • events: concerts, parties, exhibitions, debates, themed evenings, culinary events & more

see more details in our presentation

* Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia (new), Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine

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CinEast 2017 Awards winners

Grand Prix – Birds Are Singing In Kigali by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze
Special Jury Prize – Soldiers. A Story From Ferentari by Ivana Mladenović
Critics Award – Directions by Stephan Komandarev
Audience Award – The Constitution by Rajko Grlić

Audience Award for Best Short Fiction Film – Into the Blue by Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović
Audience Award for Best Short Documentary Film – Close Ties by Zofia Kowalewska
Audience Award for Best Short Animated Film – Gamer Girl by Irena Jukić Pranjić