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Quiet Please, Dubrovnik and film love each other

By  Apr 18, 2016

The film festival “Quiet Please, Dubrovnik and film love each other,” is well underway and every day the events keep coming. Over fourteen days the festival aims to show to guests and locals all of the ties between Dubrovnik and the film industry. The history of Dubrovnik and the film industry goes back over a hundred years, but has been brought into the spotlight with Game of Thrones, Star Wars and the recent Bollywood hit Fan.

The cinematic history of Dubrovnik it is about 100 years old. Around eighty feature films, animated films, and series have been filmed in Dubrovnik. One of the first foreign films, as well as the first colour film in Croatia, was filmed in Dubrovnik by the Oscar-winning director Michael Curtiz, filmed back in 1919, followed by films directed by Orson Welles, Jiria Menzel, Hayao Miyazakia (the greatest animator of all time after Walt Disney), Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now), Roger Coreman (who taught James Cameron, Martin Scorsese, and Francis Ford Coppola), and many others. Productions from the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Great Britain, Italy, Spain, Russia, the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Denmark, Turkey, Lebanon, India, and many other countries have been filmed in Dubrovnik.

Program of events in the Quiet Please, Dubrovnik and film love each other

18.04 Monday

- 9 am Exhibition ˝Film and the City Love Each Other˝, inside Luža
-12 pm Orienteering race ˝In the Path of the Film˝ starting in front of Luža
- 4 pm Guided tour ˝In the Path of the Oscars˝ – starting inside Luža
- 4 pm Opening of children's workshop on FILM POSTER DESIGN

19.04 Tuesday

- 9 am Exhibition ˝Film and the City Love Each Other˝, inside Luža
-12 pm Presentation of ˝ Stradun Film Postcard˝ inside Luža
- 4 pm Guided tour ˝In the Path of the Oscars˝ – starting inside Luža
- 4 pm Children's workshop on FILM POSTER DESIGN
- 8 pm ˝Sloboda˝ cinema– Screening of East-German film Goya

20.04 Wednesday

- 9 am Exhibition ˝Film and the City Love Each Other˝, inside Luža
- 4 pm Guided tour ˝In the Path of the Oscars˝ – starting inside Luža
- 4 pm Children's workshop on FILM POSTER DESIGN
- 7 pm Film talk in café bar ’’Festival’’
- 8 pm Screening of Occupation in 26 Pictures in café bar ˝Festival˝

21.04 Thursday

- 9 am Exhibition ˝Film and the City Love Each Other˝, inside Luža
- The Taste of Violence film pageant
- 4 pm Guided tour ˝In the Path of the Oscars˝ – starting inside Luža
- 5 pm Presentation of designs from the children's workshop inside Luža
- 8 pm ˝Sloboda˝ cinema Screening of French film The Taste of Violence

22.04.Friday

- 9 am Exhibition ˝Film and the City Love Each Other˝, inside Luža
- 4 pm Guided tour ˝In the Path of the Oscars˝ – starting inside Luža
- 8 pm ˝Sloboda˝ cinema – Screening of American film Secret Invasion

23.04 Saturday

- 9 am Exhibition ˝Film and the City Love Each Other˝, inside Luža
- 8 pm Screening of tourist documentary about Dubrovnik
- 8 pm Film pub quiz at ’’The Gaffe pub’’
- 10 pm Closing night event at ’’The Gaffe pub’’

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