ZAGREB FILM FESTIVAL
14.-21.10.2012.
Short for Vernesa B.
Jons Vukorep, Germany, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2011.
Directed by: Jons Vukorep
Script: Jons Vukorep
Producer: Caroline Kirberg, Judith Angerbauer, Michael Kotschi, Jons Vukorep
Production company: Jucca Film, Kosmoskaukasus, Pro.ba
Cinematography: Michael Kotschi
Editing: Angi Harrer-Vukorep
Music: LOMA
Cast: Vernesa Berbo, Cornelius Schwalm, Aleksandar Tesla, Goran Stojanović, Lidija Ivanov, Christoph Gareisen, Dirk Herzog
Format: video
Running time: 12'

Synopsis
The actress Vernesa B. is forced to flee Bosnia during the war. As an illegal immigrant in Germany, she struggles to get by, but finally picks up acting again. The only work she is being offered, however, is to play Eastern European women with difficult social backgrounds, making her live through her nightmares again and again.

Awards and Festivals
Achtung Berlin Film Festival 2012 – Best Short Film
Brussels Short Film Festival 2012 - Grand prix
Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival 2012 - Best Short Film
In the Palace - International Short Film Festival 2012 - Jurry Award
Sarajevo Film Festival 2012

Directors Biography
Jons Vukorep was born 1972 in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. He graduated in Visual Communication at the Universitiy of Applied Sciences in Hamburg and worked as a freelance visual artist. Screenplays and works for theatre and performances. Member of the pop band La Stampa. Short for Vernesa B. is his debut in film directing.

Location and screening schedule:
TUŠKANAC CINEMA, Friday, October 19th at 13.00
EUROPA CINEMA, Friday, October 19th at 22.00
EUROPA CINEMA, Sunday, October 21st at 15.00
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