Kiddo

Writer Dunja Matic DirectorAndrej Nosov ActressesMirjana Karanovic, Jasna Djuricic, Isidora Simijonovic, Jovana Belovic Costume and set designerSelena Orb  ComposerDraško Adžić Kiddo is a cruel analysis of family and roles within a family. Staging two generations of female characters, Dunja Matic asks essential questions about the role of a woman in today’s society. The author bravely deals with problems of pregnancy and abortion, representing …

An interview with Dunja Matic, the author of “Kiddo”

Which four principles are there in your play and how did you choose them? The four female characters belonging to two generations complete and bother each other at the same time. This “geometric” division can be made in several ways: Aunt is Mom’s mirror, as well as Kiddo’s mirror, Kiddo completes Babe but bothers her at the same time, Babe wants to be different from Mom but resembles her more and more etc. …

Open Call for the Future Epics Lab

Heartefact Fund announces an open call for participation in Future Epics Lab, as a part of the Future Epics project. The project is envisioned to highlight the suppressed and forgotten historical narratives through arts. As the first out of three planned labs, Future Epics Lab is an additional way of searching for topics that can be used later in the …

Closing the Fifth Edition of HFestival

Photo: Ruzica Milovanovic On Saturday, 15th December, the fifth edition of HFestival was closed by Drasko Adzic’s applied music concert. The concert was held at the atrium of the National Museum, and besides Drasko Adzic, it included the performances by Mirjana Karanovic, Branko Cvejic, Jovana Gavrilovic, Alban Ukaj, Lidija Kordic and Goran Jevtic; Luka Lopicic (accordion), Veljko Nenadic (piano); Belgrade …

The Winners of Heartefact’s Best Contemporary Engaged Play Contest

photo: Ruzica Milovanovic Heartefact Fund announces the results of the seventh regional contest for best contemporary engaged play: 45 plays from Serbia, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina applied for the contest.  The members of the Jury:Zanina Mircevska, playwright, dramaturg and professor from Skopje and Ljubljana (as the president of the Jury)Alban Ukaj, an actor from SarajevoBiljana Srbljanovic, drama …

The First Day of HFestival

Formerly known as the Festival of Tolerance, HFestival promotes the work of young authors, engaged art, regional collaboration and the need for a responsible society, inviting the public to get familiar and connected with different works from the field of visual and performing arts. From 10th to 15th December, the audience will get a chance to attend different events reflecting …

5th HFestival program

Monday Fadil Sarki‘s photo exhibition The Paths of the DespairYugoslav Film Archive, hall, 19h Theatre performance Nora – A Doll’s House(Theatre Hotel Bulic)Bitef theatre, 20hWritten by: Henrik IbsenDirected by: Senka BulicTickets: Eventim Tuesday Sarajevo Film Festival: announcing the competition for the True Stories MarketYugoslav Film Archive, multimedia hall, 19h Sarajevo Film FestivalFilm Srbenka(2018, 72′)Yugoslav Film Archive, cinema hall, 20hWritten and directed by: Nebojsa SlijepcevicThe …

5th HFestival

The fifth HFestival, organized by Heartefact Fund, will be held from 10th to 15th December 2018 in several locations in Belgrade. This year, the citizens of Novi Sad will also get a chance to enjoy some of the programs.  Formerly known as the Festival of Tolerance, HFestival promotes the work of young authors, engaged art, regional collaboration and the need …

Masterclass of Biljana Srbljanovic has been realized

New Masterclass course of contemporary dramaturgy which was led by Biljana Srbljanovic has been realized successfully. During two days lectures and practice exercises, participants had the opportunity to meet better the process of creating contemporary drama. The materials, historical stories have been researched, the work on systematization and separation of historical fabula and making drama synopsis was made. In the …

NEW Masterclass educational program

NEW is a platform that reveals, connects and educates young and talented theatrical authors. It came up from the necessity to help young people who are engaged in production in the field of performing and visual arts in Serbia and the region and enable them to continue their education. Thanks to the projects within this platform, domestic theater audiences will …

Open call for fellowship program

Open call for application FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME IN HEARTEFACT FUND Dedicated to a professional development of an individual, who during the course of the fellowship conduct a research with support and professional help of Heartefact fund. Basis of the research done by the chosen candidate need to be within the framework of democracy and human rights. Heartefact fund with its activities …

“Shklovski: Energy of Delusion” premiered at Fabrica on Sunday

Heartefact Fund presents a new production – “Shklovski: Energy of Delusion”, in cooperation with the Belgrade club Fabrika. The play was premiered on June 3, 2018 at 8pm at the Belgrade club Fabrika (Bulevar Despota Stefana 115, entrance from Poenkarova street). The narrative is inspired by the motives of the novel “ZOO or the letter of love” by Victor Shklovsky, …

Heartefact at European Lab Forum

Film director Nikola Ljuca was the representative of Heartefact at the previous European Lab Forum, which was held from May 7th to 9th in Lyon. This forum brought together 2,500 people and 130 participants from 25 countries of the world. The central theme of the forum was “Europe, utopia today”. The European Lab Forum gathers and connects the boards of …

“The Finger” on the May repertoire

Play “The Finger” directed by Ana Tomovic, after a long time, is again on the repertoire, May 14 at 20:00 at the Center for Cultural Decontamination. In many traditional Kosovar houses, it still happens that women of men who disappeared during the war are continuing to live with their husband’s family, even though it’s been more than a decade since …

Heartefact’s repertoire for April

Heartefact’s repertoire for April: Ghosts, April 4th, Cultural Center Cacak JuliJa, April 18th, Bitef Theatre, Belgrade The finger, April 24th, Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade The finger, April 26th, Cultural Center Bar Ghosts, April 27th, Center for Culture Lazarevac

Heartefact’s members in the Creative Industries Council

The first meeting of the Creative Industries Council of Serbia was held On March 23, in Mokrin. Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabić is chair of the Council. Council brings together individuals and organizations with rich experience in creative industries. Among the members of the Council are the director of Heartefact Andrej Nosov, as well as the member of the board …

New theatre play in Heartefact production

In February this year, we started rehearsals for the play “Shklovski: Energy of Misery” directed by Branislava Stefanovic, in collaboration with the choir Collegium musicum. Cast: Paul Murray, Kristina Savkov and Sonja Isailovic. The theme of the show is life in the exile of Viktor Shklovsky, a review of his significant contribution to the theory of literature and his unwritten …

Stasa Bajac is the winner of Hartefact’s contest

Authors from Croatia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia have applied at this year’s Heartefact contest for contemporary engraved drama texts. The professional jury, through three rounds of selection, singled out the top five texts, among which was victorious one. Stasa Bajac and drama “This Will Be Different” won the fifth Heartefact Regional Competition for the Best Contemporary Contemporary Full …

The first place on our competition for creating visual identity for tolerance belongs to Kosta Milovanović

Independent regional culture organisation Heartefact, with a support from the Australian embassy in Belgrade, created a competition for the creation of new visual identity for tolerance that was open until 31. August. The winner of the competition was Kosta Milovanović, his work was selected best out of 26 others that we have recived durring the competition. The winner was selected …

Mirko Ilic lecture and exhibition of new symbols of tolerance

Mirko Ilic will give a lecture on the topic involving “New symbols of hatred“ starting at 16h in Yugoslavien Kinoteka (street Uzun Mirkova 1). After the lecture, in 17:30h, there will be an opening of the exhibition of winning Heartfact competition design. Independent regional culture organization Heartefact, with a support from the Australian Embassy in Belgrade, created a competition for …