PULA: A total of 11 international titles, six of which are Croatian minority co-productions, will compete for Golden Arenas at the 69th Pula Film Festival international competition. This year, the Pula Film Festival will be held from July 16 to 24, 2022.

The best films in the international program will be selected by a jury made up of screenwriter and film consultant Christian Routh, Croatian director Jure Pavlović and Danish actress Danica Čurčić.


Vision butterfly / Bachennya metelyka (Ukraine, Czech Republic, Croatia, Sweden)
Directed by Maksym Nakonechnyi
Produced by Production of Tabor
Co-produced by 4 movies TO DO MasterFilmSisyfos film production
Supported by Ukrainian State Film Agency, Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine, Eurimagesthe Croatian Audiovisual Center (HAVC), the Swedish Film Institute, the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation and the Ukrainian Institute, the Czech Film Fund.

Being human is not so bad / Biti čovjek nije loše (Serbia, Croatia)
Directed by Dušan Kovacević
Produced by Art and popcorn, Terminal 3
Co-produced by Contrast Studios, Cinnamon movies
Supported by Film Center Serbia (fcs.rs), Croatian Audiovisual Center (HAVC)

Heavens Above / Nebesa (Serbia, Germany, North Macedonia, Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Directed by Srđan Dragojevic
Produced by crazy movies
Co-produced by Ma.ja.de., Sektor Film, Forum Ljubljana, Sun Studio, Montenegro Max Film KinoNovi’s movie
Supported by Film Center Montenegro (fccg.me), the Macedonian Film Agencythe Croatian Audiovisual Center – HVAC, Film Center Serbiathe Slovenian Film CenterMDM Fund, ZDF/Arte

Mimi (North Macedonia, Croatia, Montenegro)
Directed by Darijan Pejovski
Produced by Skopje Film Studio (North Macedonia)
Co-produced by Movie MaximaGigglin Goat Production
Supported by the Montenegro Film Centerthe Macedonian Film Agency

How I learned to fly / Leto kada sam naučila da letim (Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Slovakia)
Directed by Radivoje Andric
Produced by Production of meaning
Co-produced by Kinoramaarts festival, silver art, Doli Media Studio
Supported by Film Center Serbiathe Croatian Audiovisual Centerthe Bulgarian National Film Center, Slovak Audiovisual Fund, Eurimages, MEDIA Creative Europethe SEE Cinema Network

Burning days / Kurak günler (Turkey, France, Germany, Netherlands, Greece, Croatia)
Directed by Emin Alper
Produced by Liman Film
Co-produced by Zola Yapım, Gloria Films, Pola Pandora, Circe Films, Horsefly Productions, film by Četiri TO DO
Supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey, CNC, Dutch Film Fund, MOIN Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein Film Fund, Greek Film Center (GFC), Greek Public Radio and Television (ERT) , the Croatian Audiovisual Center (HAVC)

The Odd-job Men/Sis dies corrents (Spain)
Directed by Neus Ballus

Sun / Sound (Austria)
Directed by Kurdwin Ayub

Wonder / Miracle (Romania, Czech Republic, Latvia)
Directed by Bogdan George Apetri
Produced by The East Company Productions
Co-produced by Cinemat TV, Movie Mug
Supported by the Czech Film Fund

Let it be morning / Vayehi boker (Israel, France)
Directed by Eran Kolirin

Leave No Trace / Zeby nie bylo sladów (Poland, Czech Republic, France)
Directed by Jan P. Matuszynski
Produced by Aurum movie
Co-produced by Les Contes Modernes, Arte France Cinéma, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes-Cinéma, Canal+ (https://pl.canalplus.com/), background films, magiclabthe Czech televisionthe Mazovia Warsaw Film Commission
Supported by the Polish Film InstituteProvence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, National Center for Cinema and Animated Image, the Czech Film Fund