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SEEfest 2017 Presents 23 Films Directed by Women

In light of the acknowledged gender gap both in front of and behind the camera, SEEfest is thrilled to feature 23 films directed by women during the 12th Annual South East European Film Festival.

Join us and celebrate remarkable films by talented women directors at the 12th South East European Film Festival Los Angeles (SEEfest), April 27-May 4, 2017.

Festival locations: Writers Guild Theater and Laemmle Music Hall in Beverly Hills; Goethe-Institut in Miracle Mile; and the West Hollywood Library Campus. SEEfest is a competition festival presenting the cinematic and cultural diversity of 18+ countries in South East Europe to American audiences.

SEEfest is a competition festival presenting the cinematic and cultural diversity of 18+ countries in South East Europe to American audiences.

 

Click here to download the SEEfest Women in Film Schedule

Listed below are the films directed by women with links to more information and to get your tickets.

 

GLORY

Friday, April 28th @ 7:30 PM  | Laemmle Music Hall

Directors/Producers:  Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov

 

KING OF THE BELGIANS

Saturday, April 29th @ 7:30 PM  | Laemmle Music Hall

Directors/Producers:  Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth

 

THAT TRIP WE TOOK WITH DAD

Wednesday, May 3rd @ 7:30 PM  |  Laemmle Music Hall

Director:  Anca Miruna Lăzărescu

 

ANISHOARA

Wednesday, May 3rd  @ 9:30 PM  | Laemmle Music Hall

Director:  Ana-Felicia Scutelnicu

 

ANNA’S LIFE

Monday, May 1st  7:30 PM  | Laemmle Music Hall

Director:  Nino Basilia

 

HOME SWEET HOME

Friday, April 28th @ 7:30 PM  Ÿ  Goethe-Institut 

Director/Producer:  Maja Prettner

 

ANGEL WAGENSTEIN: ART IS A WEAPON

Saturday, April 29th @ 5PM  |  Laemmle Music Hall

Director:  Andrea Simon

 

MY WORLD IS UPSIDE DOWN

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 6 PM  |  West Hollywood Library Campus

Director:  Petra Seliskar

 

CHUCK NORRIS VERSUS COMMUNISM

Wednesday, April 26th @ 7:30 PM  | Laemmle Music Hall

Director:  Ilinca Calugareanu

 

SHORTS PROGRAM 1

LIMBO

Shorts Program 1 – Saturday, April 29th @ 1 PM  |  Goethe-Institut 

Director:  Konstantina Kotzamani

 

SHORTS PROGRAM 2

 MAGDA MOZARKA

Shorts Program 2 – Saturday, April 29th @ 2:45 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Director/Producer:  Bojana Momirović

 

SHORTS PROGRAM 3

FIGHTING FOR DEATH

Shorts Program 3 – Saturday, April 29th @ 4 PM  | Goethe-Institut

Director:  Eleonora Veninova

 

LETTER TO GOD

Shorts Program 3 – Saturday, April 29th @ 4 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Director:  Maria Ibrahimova

 

MINUS ONE

Shorts Program 3  –  Saturday, April 29th @ 4 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Director:  Natassa Xydi

 

SHORTS PROGRAM 4

FORGIVENESS

Shorts Program 4  – Friday, April 28th @ 8:30 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Director:  Vanya Jekova

 

THE OTHER SIDE OF HOME

Shorts Program 4  – Friday, April 28th @ 8:30 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Director/Producer:  Naré Mkrtchyan

 

SHORTS PROGRAM 5

I WANT TO FLY

Shorts Program 5  Sunday, April 30th @ 1 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Director:  Maria Ibrahimova

 

SHORTS PROGRAM 6

FIREBIRD

Shorts Program 6 – Sunday, April 30th @ 5 PM  | Goethe-Institut

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4 PM  Ÿ  West Hollywood Library Campus

Director/Producer:  Velislava Gospodinova

 

THE WISH

Shorts Program 6 – Sunday, April 30th @ 5 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4 PM  Ÿ  West Hollywood Library Campus

Director:  Aspasia Hatzirvasani

 

PLASTIC FLOWERS

Shorts Program 6 – Sunday, April 30th @ 5 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4 PM  Ÿ  West Hollywood Library Campus

Director:  Claudia Ilea

 

JUSTICE

Shorts Program 6 – Sunday, April 30th @ 5 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4 PM  Ÿ  West Hollywood Library Campus

Director:  Jelena Vučić

 

OUR CITY (BELGRADE WATERFRONT 2)

Shorts Program 6 – Sunday, April 30th @ 5 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4 PM  Ÿ  West Hollywood Library Campus

Authors:  Katarina Ćirilović Popović,  Ana Đorđević Petrović

 

NIGHT SHADOWS

Shorts Program 6 – Sunday, April 30th @ 5 PM  |  Goethe-Institut

Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4 PM  |  West Hollywood Library Campus

Directors:  Ivan Viaranchyk,  Bat-Ami Rivlin

 

We invite you to join us at the 12th edition of SEEfest, April 27 – May 4. Buy your festival pass today!

*NOTE: SEEfest Cine-Fan Members get a 20% discount on Festival Passes and tickets. Click here to join and get your promo discount code. 

 

The Constitution Opens the 12th Annual SEEfest on April 27

Nebojša Glogovac. Photo by Hà Kin

The Constitution by Croatian director Rajko Grlic is the Opening night film of the 12th edition of SEEfest on Thursday, April 27 at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills, at 7:00 PM

Winner of the Grand Prize of the Americas at the Montreal World Film Festival, and Best International Feature Film Award of the Santa Barbara Film Festival 2017, among other awards, The Constitution has enjoyed critical and commercial success wherever it was shown.

Tickets are now available for SEEfest Opening gala and screening of The Constitution.

April 27 at the Writers Guild Theater 
135 South Doheny Drive, Beverly HIlls
Doors open at 6:00 pm
Film screens at 7:00 pm
Reception immediately following the film
Tickets – $20 includes screening and reception

*SEEfest Members get a 20% discount on Festival tickets.

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SEEfest 2017 Festival Passes Available Now!

SEEfest 8-Day Full Access Festival passes are now on Sale!

Get your 8-Day Full Access Festival pass here.

42 days…We’re counting down to the opening gala for SEEfest on April 27.

We are pleased to announce you can get the Festival Full-Access pass for 8 days of screenings, panels, The Business of Film Conference, events and networking without worrying about getting a seat.

The Festival schedule is just about nailed down and will be announced soon.

Because of space limitations in most of our theatres, only 50 46 Festival passes are available. Tickets for individual screenings will be available in the coming weeks.

Get your Festival pass today, before they sell out. Limited to 2 passes per member.

See you on April 27 at the opening gala!

NOTE: SEEfest Cine-Fan Members get a 20% discount on Festival Passes and tickets. Click here to join and get your promo coupon code.