The American Film Institute announced the films that will play in the New Auteurs, Cinema’s Legacy, Midnight, Shorts and AFI Conservatory Showcase sections at AFI FEST 2019.
Ivana the Terrible (Ivana cea Groaznica) (2019)
NAME OF FILM: IVANA THE TERRIBLE (IVANA CEA GROAZNICA) (2019)
DIRECTOR(S): Ivana Mladenovic, Adrian Schiop
STARRING: Ivana Mladenović, Gordana Mladenović, Luka Gramić, Miodrag Mladenović, Kosta Mladenović, Zivka Sorejević, Andrei Dinescu, Anca Pop
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: Ivana invites friends, family and former lovers to play themselves in a scripted version of the story of a woman on the verge of a nervous breakdown. On the Danube border, drama becomes a comedy.
VITALINA VARELA by Pedro Costa was awarded the top prize, the Pardo d’oro (Golden Leopard) at the 72nd edition of the Locarno Film Festival.
The official program of the 72nd edition of the Locarno Film Festival was announced this week, along with tributes to Hilary Swank, Claire Atherton, Enrico Ghezzi and Fulvio Bernasconi.