“What Is Her Fault, There Is No Her Fault at All” Under Starlight

After more than 30 phenomenal films and two theater performances this summer, the last day of school summer holiday will be marked by a theater piece “What Is Her Fault, There Is No Her Fault at All”, organized by the Filmstreet. A piece directed by Andjelka Nikolic and produced by the Heartefact, will be performed at the Kalemegdan Park, behind …

Heartefact Representative at the EU-Western Balkans Summit in Vienna

Mia David, Heartefact program associate, attended the Civil Society Forum, which was part of the EU-Western Balkans Summit, held today in Vienna. This is the first time that the highest representatives of governments from the Western Balkans met civil society leaders. The Summit has been prepared for almost a year through three working groups in Tirana, Belgrade and Sarajevo, at …

Gathering of Young Artists from the Region in Bajina Basta

Heartefact’s Summer School of Production, Arts and Culture is to be held in the following 7 days in Bajina Basta and is to gather youth from all across the region engaged in various types of artistic creativity. After excellent experiences from our School held in 2012 in Kopaonik, this year we organize the School for the second time. The topic …

Open Call Results: Summer School of Production, Arts and Culture

Heartefact has the great pleasure to announce the results of our open call for Summer School of Production, Arts, and Culture. After tough choices, our selection committee brought a decision on who will attend the school. All attendees have been contacted. Having in mind high volume of interest, we were not able to contact each applicant. However, we are thankful …

Standing Ovations for the Ghosts at the Budva City Theater

The Ghosts, a play directed by Andrej Nosov, premiered last night in the full Budva amphitheatre of Saint Stefan. The Ghosts, a play directed by Andrej Nosov, written by Henrik Ibsen, is a piece about the institution of marriage, small-town habits, and the position of still-oppressed women. The Ghosts attempt to transform Greek ancient tragedy into a city salon that …

The Ghosts to Premiere at the Budva City Theater Festival

The Ghosts, a play directed by Andrej Nosov and written by Henrik Ibsen, premiers in Budva on 6th of August at 10 PM at the City Theater Festival. This performance is co-produced by the Heartefact Fund, City Theater Festival from Budva, MESS from Sarajevo and Bitef Theater from Belgrade, also supported by Ovation BBDO. The Ghosts are a sublimation of …

Srebrenica Today Exhibition Opened Today

Exhibition Srebrenica Today, initiated by the ERSTE Foundation to commemorate 20 years since the genocide in Srebrenica and the signing of the Dayton Agreement, was opened tonight in Cultural Center “Parobrod”. The exhibition is made out of eight posters, and each one of them contains a photo of local people from Srebrenica and a short story. Using the example of …

The #seventhousand Gathering Banned

On Friday, 10th of July at 11:07 the representatives of Heartefact, together with representatives of civil organizations that have supported the action #seventhousand and over 100 citizens, have lighten candles in front of Presidency of the Republic of Serbia and the Belgrade City Hall, for the victims of the Srebrenica genocide. The action #seventhousand was initiated by a journalist Dušan …

The Opening of the Srebrenica Today Exhibition

Heartefact Fund, ERSTE Foundation and Parobrod are inviting you to the opening of the exhibition Srebrenica Today, on Tuesday 14th of July, at 8PM at Parobrod Cultural Center in Belgrade, Kapetan Mišina 6a. The exhibition is made out of eight posters, and each one of them contains a photo of local people from Srebrenica and a short story. The editor …

Call for Applications – Summer School of Production, Arts and Culture

Independent regional cultural foundation Heartefact announces a call for applications to the Summer School of Production, Arts and Culture to be held in Bajina Bašta, intended for all interested individuals from Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Montenegro, Slovenia, Macedonia and Kosovo. Heartefact Summer School of Production, Arts and Culture was designed out of the need for professionals that would work …

Civic Activism in Kragujevac

Heartefact Fund organized a debate on the perspectives of civic engagement: participation of citizens in the functioning of the local community, held at the Kragujevac Youth Center on 30th of June 2015. The participants were Marija Misita the journalist of Rakurs agency and former B92 journalist, Borivoje Radić from organization Šumadija Region, the founder of Democratic Party in Kragujevac and …

Successful performance of play This grave is too small for me in Isabel Bader Theater, Toronto

Successful performance of play This grave is too small for me in Isabel Bader Theater, Toronto’, ‘After the regional tour (Bosna and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia) and many awards on the festivals in Brcko and Srajevo, play „This grave is to small for me”, directed by Dino Mustafic and by Biljana Srbljanovic’s text, was performed last night in Isabel Bader …

This Grave is Too Small For Me again in Bitef theatre

After regional tour, play about Gavrilo Princip again in front of Belgrade audience The performance This Grave is Too Small For Me, of Biljana Srbljanovic, directed by Dino Mustafic, will be performed on 13th and 14th December at 8 PM in Bitef theater. Following a regional tour and tours in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia, as well as numerous …

Awards for the play This Grave is Too Small For Me

This Grave is Too Small For Me Won Seven Awards After multiple awards at the international festival MESS in Sarajevo, performance This Grave is Too Small for Me was re-awarded. Jury of the festival Theater meetings in Brcko awarded the prize for the best play in Bosnia and Herzegovina, for best director, best music, best set design, Amila Terzimehić won …

Play about Gavrilo Princip touring in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia

Regional tour of This Grave is Too Small For Me The performance This Grave is Too Small For Me, of Biljana Srbljanovic, directed by Dino Mustafic will perform in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia within the regional tour. The play will be performed on November 27th of November in Brcko, 28th of November in Zagreb and 29th of November …

A Tomb for Boris Davidovich in Ljubljana and Zagreb

A Tomb for Boris Davidovich in Ljubljana and Zagreb’, ”, ‘After the great success at the BITEF Festival in Belgrade, the play A Tomb for Boris Davidovich by Danilo Kis, directed by Ivica Buljan had the premiere performances in Ljubljana and Zagreb, as part of a regional tour.’, ‘ After a great success in Belgrade, the play had its performance …

The exhibition of Srdjan Cesic closed Festival of Tolerance

Not Much About Anything by Srdjan Cesic First Festival of Tolerance in Belgrade was closed last night, by the exhibiton Not Much About Anything by Srdjan Cesic. The exhibiton was opened by famous New York- based graphic designer Mirko Ilic. “One of the most suprising things about Srdjan is his unpretentiousness, and that is not false modesty. It is very hard …

Mirko Ilic: How to react on graphical hate speech

Mirko Ilić, a famous New York-based graphic designer, gave a lecture on symbols of hate and neofascist iconography in public spaces in Belgrade Youth Centre as a part of educational program at Festival of Tolerance. Lecture followed by many pictures, was an intro to a dinamic discussion with audience on problem of concealment and negligence in public perception of graphical …

Movies, exhibitions and lectures about tolerance

Festival of Tolerance in Belgrade For the first time, Festival of Tolerance will be held in Belgrade from 13th to 15th November 2014, in Belgrade Youth Centre, Cultural Centre “Parobrod” and gallery O3one. After Zagreb, Rijeka, Sarajevo, Vienna and Cetinje, Belgrade is the host of the festival, whose honorary president is Branko Lustig, producer, winner of two Oscars and one …