In 2019 Montenegrin Cinematheque is joining the celebration of European Heritage Days with the team “Arts and Entertainment”, which will be celebrated on the local and national level in the last week of September, between 23rd and 30th.
As usual, all events will be free of charge and opened to participants from different municipalities. Local and national institutions will organize exhibitions, visits to cultural heritage sited, as well as presentations of tangible and intangible heritage. Part of the program will be dedicated to educational workshops, lectures aimed for children and pupils and art competitions.
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the foundation of Lovćen film, it is planned to screen documentaries and feature length films in production of this movie company, among which are, in the first place, film works of the greatest Montenegrin cinematographers such as Velimir Stojanović and Milo Đukanović. During the five day program, the audience will be able to see on big screen, in digital format, high resolution and high image quality, films that were shot over a half a century ago.
Lovćen Film Company was founded in 1949 and it has been the first company of its kind in Montenegro. Lovćen film realized numerous projects in the field of documentary and feature film, including the first feature film in Montenegrin production “The Fake Emperor” directed by Velimir Stojanović, made in 1955.