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Balkans Beyond Borders (BBB) is a nongovernmental organisation that using the Art of short film and new media seeks to promote youth mobility and youth cooperation in the Balkans through “dialogue”, “interaction” and “innovative learning”. By joining BBB’s activities the young people from the Balkans, while developing practical skills, learn to coexist, cooperate and overcome “borders”. Balkans Beyond Borders serves its mission in four ways: Film Festival, Workshops, Seminars and Network Development.

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5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival- "Dare to Repeat"


BBB Winners

DSC_0313 For one more time we had the opportunity to present films of great quality and select winners that their work stands out in terms of quality, approach and thematic. Our Jury consisted of Mr Leone Contini (Italy), Mr Bojan Mucko(Croatia) and Ms Tanja Smalcelj(Bosnia and Herzegovina) gave 3 Sepcial Mentions and the BESTI FILM Award and the audience voted for the AUDIENCE PRIZE Award. Read more »


BBB Competition Programme

poster_BBB_lowCheck here the Screening Programme of the Competition Part of the 5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival. 40 Films out of 160 submissions from 32 countries. Read more »


The 5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival dares you to repeat!

poster_BBB_low This year the Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival is developing around the motto “Dare to Repeat”! Supported yet again by the European Fund for the Balkans, the 5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival comes to Sarajevo on 28-30 November 2014, at the art space Kriterion to fill 3 days with short films of great quality, artistic and music events as well as with other interactive activities. Read more »


BBB is going to the Vienna Independent Short Film Festival 2014

VISThis year BBB is invited in the Vienna Independent Short Film Festival. The VIS Festival takes place since 2004 by putting together a courageous programme and a clear attitude aiming through its films at capturing “life in its minutiae, its tenuity in the sense of all that’s slight, insubstantial, inconsequential.  Read more »


BBB participates at the One Day Conference: Young Europeans searching alone

logo (1)BBB co- organized as part of the YIA funded programme “Seeing other countries”, the one-day conference with title: Young Europeans searching alone. A conference about young unemployed people, mobility in European Union and Nationalism. The event took place on Wednesday the 12th of Martch at 17:00 in Athens at the Europe Direct center in Athens, Akadimias 50.  “Seeing Other Countries” aims to promote the mobility of young people within the European Union, and investigate the connection between youth unemployment, mobility and the advance of far-right populist and nationalist movements across Europe.  Read more »


Go Short for 5th time in Nijmegen

 Nijmegen is all about Go Short. Walking through the city, it was impossible NOT to notice the festival feeling of Go Short, which is the Dutch festival for short film that this year took place for 5th time. For five days, over 300 short films were screened in and around LUX in Nijmegen. Backbone of the program were the films in EuropeanDutch and Student Competition.

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