The sixth Bašta fest, with the support of Film Center Serbia, has introduced a new industry program – a free workshop for project pitching meant for young film directors from Serbia – Bašta Pitch!

From the selected applicants, mentor Mina Đukić has chosen five projects and the film directors have worked with her and our guest lecturer Milan Stojanović in order to prepare the final pitch (presentation) which happened on final day of the festival when the jury chose the winner. The winner of first Bašta Pitch is Nikola Polić, with his project “Organisms” which received a financial support of 500€ to kickstart the realization. The jury members of the programme were festival selector Nikola Ljuca, mentor Mina Đukić and film producer Jovana Karaulić.

The participants of the first Bašta Pitch were:

  1. „Organizmi“ – Nikola Polić
  2. „Mesečarenje“ – Jovan Dimoski
  3. „Dva sveta“ – Tamara Broćić
  4. „Tupo propadanje“ – Aleksa Mihajlović
  5. „Nasledstvo“ – Nemanja Novosel