Children of Sarajevo

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Children of Sarajevo
Djeca (2012 film).jpg
Film poster
Directed by Aida Begić
Produced by Aida Begić
Written by Aida Begić
Starring Marija Pikić
Cinematography Erol Zubčević
Edited by Miralem Zubčević
Release date
  • 23 May 2012 (2012-05-23) (Cannes)
Running time
90 minutes
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Language Bosnian

Children of Sarajevo (Bosnian: Djeca) is a 2012 Bosnian drama film directed by Aida Begić. The film competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival[2][3] where it won the Special Distinction award.[4] The film was selected as the Bosnian entry for the Best Foreign Language Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards, but it did not make the final shortlist.[5]


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  1. ^ Bradshaw, Peter (23 May 2012). "Cannes 2012: Children of Sarajevo – review". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 2012-05-23. 
  2. ^ "2012 Official Selection". Cannes. Retrieved 2012-05-19. 
  3. ^ "Djeca (Children of Sarajevo)". Cannes - Un Certain Regard. Retrieved 2012-05-19. 
  4. ^ Cannes (2012-05-27). "Awards 2012". Cannes Film Festival. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  5. ^ "Bosnia selects 'Children' for Oscar race". Variety. Retrieved 2012-09-13. 

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