In the swampy forests that make up the so called “green border“ between Belarus and Poland, refugees from the Middle East and Africa trying to reach the European Union are trapped. In an attempt to provoke Europe, refugees are lured to the border by propaganda promising easy passage to the EU. Pawns in this hidden war, the lives of Julia, a newly minted activist who has given up her comfortable life, Jan, a young border guard, and a Syrian family intertwine.

Poland, France, Češka, Belgium , 2023
FEST masters
Agnieszka Holland
Maciej Pisuk, Gabriela Łazarkiewicz-Sieczko, Agnieszka Holland
Jalal Altawil, Maja Ostaszewska, Tomasz Włosok, Behi Djanati Atai, Mohamad Al Rashi, Dalia Naous…
2024 – Palm Springs / Palm Springs International Film Festival 2023 – Venecija, Toronto, Njujork, Busan, Valjadolid, Marakeš / Venice Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, New York Film Festival, Busan International Film Festival, Valladolid International Film Festival, Marrakesh International Film Festival
Tomasz Naumiuk
Pavel Hrdlicka
Frédéric Vercheval
Marcin Wierzchoslawski, Fred Bernstein, Agnieszka Holland
Metro Films, Marlene Film Production, Blick Productions, Beluga Tree, Downey Ink., dFlights, Astute Films, Saudade Film
MCF MegaCom Film
2023 Zielona granica / Green Border / Zelena granica
2020 Sarlatán / Charlatan / Šarlatan
2019 Mr. Jones
2017 Pokot / Spoor / Tragom kostiju
2011 W ciemnosci / In Darkness / U tami
2009 Janosik. Prawdziwa Historia / Janosik:
A True Story / Janošik, istinita priča
2006 Copying Beethoven
2002 Julie Walking Home
1999 The Third Miracle / Treće čudo
1997 Washington Square
1995 Total Eclipse / Totalno pomračenje
1993 The Secret Garden / Tajanstveni vrt
1992 Olivier, Olivier / Olivije, Olivije
1990 Europa Europa / Evropa, Evropa
1988 To Kill a Priest / Ubiti sveštenika
1985 Bittere Ernte / Angry Harvest / Gorka žetva
1981 Goraczka (Dzieje jednego pocisku) / Fever / Groznica
1979 Aktorzy prowincjonalni / Provincial Actors / Provincijski glumci
2023 - Venecija - Specijalno priznanje žirija; Evropske filmske nagrade (EFA), 3 nominacije - najbolji evropski film, režija i scenario / Venice Film Festival - Special Jury Priz; European Film Awards (EFA), 3 nominations:
Best European Film, Best European Director, Best European Screenwriter


02. Mar

Time: 22:00
Price: 600 RSD
MTS dvorana, Hall 1

03. Mar

Time: 14:30
Price: 400 RSD
MTS dvorana, Hall 1

03. Mar

Time: 19:30
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Cineplexx UŠĆE Shopping Center, Hall 1

03. Mar

Time: 21:00
Price: 400 RSD
Jugoslovenska kinoteka, Makavejev Hall


Agnieszka Holland (Warsaw, 1948) is a Polish film director and scriptwriter. After graduating from FAMU in Prague in 1971, Holland returned to Poland to work as an assistant director of Krzysztof Zanussi and with Andrzej Wajda in his film studio. She wrote several scripts with Wajda before directing her own films, which were soon winning awards at festivals. She soon gained notoriety as part of the Polish New Wave. Her first feature film was Provincial Actors (1978) won of the International Critics Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Subsequently, she made the films Fever (1981). She has gained worldwide renown for such films as Angry Harvest (1985), nominated for the Oscar for foreign language film, and Europa, Europa (1990) also received a Academy Award nomination for Best Screenplay. Also collaborated with her friend Krzysztof Kieslowski on the screenplay of his trilogy Three Colours (1993). Holland’s other films include To Kill Priest (1988), Oliver, Oliver (1992), The Secret Garden (1993), Total Eclipse (1995), The Third Miracle (1999), In Darkness (2011, again nominated for an Oscar for best foreign language film), Spoor (2017) and Charlatan (2020). She was elected for a President of European Film Academy in 2021.


A gripping account of the inhumanity and depravity that ensues when those fleeing persecution are made political pawns.

Jessica Kiang, Variety


The suffering in Green Border is painfully palpable.

Leslie Felperin, The Hollywood Reporter

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