Future Is Here I

Future Is Here I

Saturday, 10th November, 13:00, Cultural Centre of Belgrade


Bajrako

d. Benjamin Menekshe / Kosovo*, 2018, 9’
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
Bajrako is a holiday that symbolizes happiness which is celebrated with a lot of pride by roma
community.

Director’s bio
Benjamin Menekshe was born in 2001 in Prizren, Kosovo*. He goes to high school Gjon Buzuku in the
3rd year.


Moonchild

d. Ajshe Gashi, Diellza Bylygbashi / Kosovo*, 2018, 8’
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
During Zgjim`s eight-month creation he has been visited from a microscopical friend. This friend becomes his best friend and Zgjim decides to take it to Life. This friend in Life is called an extra chromosome. As gratitude, this “friend” gave to Zgjim the cutest face and the most beautiful smile in the world.

Director’s bio
Ajshe Gashi was born in 2000 in Suharekë, Kosovo*. She finished elementary and high school in Suharekë. She lives there and she works a lot as a volunteer. Last year she has been to America for a month and she won the scholarship for studying there. She is planning to study medicine.
Diellza Bylygbashi was born in 2001 in Suharekë, Kosovo*. She finished elementary school in Samadrexhë and high school in Suharekë. She loves photography, programming, graphic design and editing. She is planning to study graphic design. This is their first documentary together.


Matrix

d. Martin Xhoxhi / Kosovo*, 2018, 6’
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
A whole new world can be found in the streets of Prizren. Facing this world, means to face addiction and antisocial behaviour. This short documentary shows us how addiction has evolved together with technology and the spread it has had in all age groups.

Director’s bio
Martin Xhoxhi was born in 1999 in Tirana, Albania. He has finished elementary and high school in Tirana. He is an aspiring young director and cinematographer who has worked in other short films like Decommunism.


Pa përkufizim

d. Era Skivjani / Kosovo*, 2018, 6’
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
Stories of some characters about prejudices and discrimination in our society.

Director’s bio
Era Skivjani, born in 2000 in Gjakova. Finished high school at Gymnasium “Hajdar Dushi” in Gjakova.


Shtojzovalle

d. Flutura Balaj / Kosovo*, 2018, 12′
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
Shtojzovalle: magical Creatures of the Albanian mythology that possess supernatural powers and extraordinary beauty. Often found in the woods singing and dancing, the Shtojzovalle are finally captured by the eyes of humans. After centuries of living around us, they invite us into their mystical realities. By letting us meet their superpowers, their beautiful world and desire for music, these Shtojzovalle help us reflect on the missed opportunities we’ve had to see and appreciate any Shtojzovalle in real life.

Director’s bio
Flutura Balaj was born in 2000 in Pejë, Kosovo*. She finished elementary and high school in Prishtina, while maintaining an artistic image as a slam poetry writer/performer, and a passion for drumming, filmmaking and culinary sciences. Currently, she is about to begin her studies on Physics and Astronomy in Jacobs University, Germany.


Thank you Africa, Thank you Ebola

d. Leart Raka / Kosovo*, 2018, 6’
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
A mission, one life, too many in danger….75 days…isolation, sad faces. Rising heart rates which was unknown if it can make it…emotional changing, eternal happiness, smile…Africa

Director’s bio
Leart Raka comes from Kacanik and he was born in 2000. Leart finished elementary and high school in Kacanik.Leart took several shots in DokuFest workshops. Leart is about to start studying about Filmmaking.


This is Tringa

d. Tringa Berisha / Kosovo*, 2018, 4’
Language: Albanian
Subtitle: Serbian
Production/distribution: DokuFest

Synopsis
Social networks have a very important place in everyone’s’ life today, many people go through a lot of effort to post a picture or information that may occasionally not be true. This is a personal story of Tringa.

Director’s bio
Tringa Berisha was born in 1999 in Mitrovica, Kosovo*. She finished elementary and high school in Mitrovica. She is thinking to study Biology but she loves to make movies.


Street Cry

d. Bojan Tutić / Serbia, 2018, 26’
Language: Serbian
Subtitle: English
Production/distribution: Free Zone Filmmaker School

Synopsis
In the underground world a new form of art is claiming its place amongst the other better known art forms such as graffiti. Stencils are progressing from dark alleyways into the light of day. VUDEMN is a famous stencil artist. He shows us all the necessary things to create a stencil. From creating a template in a digital format to a realization on Belgrade walls.

Director’s bio
Bojan Tutic grew up in Zemun, where he graduated from the Zemun Gymnasium, and a primary music school at violin section. In his free time, he practices karate and makes music.


Naše Maske

d. Vukašin Čečen / Serbia, 2018, 10’
Language: Serbian
Subtitle: English
Production/distribution: Free Zone Filmmaker School

Synopsis
Every person has masks with which he faces his face, thoughts and weaknesses from others. On this person is only whether to use them or not. Can anyone see these masks? It depends on who is watching.

Director’s bio
Vukašin Čečen, a boy without a goal but with a lot of creativity. His hobbies are video editing, listening to music and writing.


Misterije Beograda

d. Marina Ćurčić / Serbia, 2018, 11’
Language: Serbian
Subtitle: English
Production/distribution: Free Zone Filmmaker School

Synopsis
Two places in Belgrade filled with memories intertwined with mysteries that show through the flow of time.

Director’s bio
Marina Ćurčić goes to the XIII Belgrade Gymnasium. This is her first film.


Young in the Wilds

d. Mihailo Živanović, Ana Lukač / Serbia, 2018, 2’54’’
Language: Serbian
Subtitle: English
Production/distribution: Free Zone Filmmaker School

Synopsis
A pseudo-documentary comedy about maturing teenagers and their traditions and processes that accompany the celebrations.

Director’s bio
Ana is a student of the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, the direction of film and television production. Mihailo is a student of the High School of Information Technologies, in the field of computer multimedia. Both are passionate creators, regardless of the platform they are expressing.