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awarded films

Absence Is Present / short fiction (19 min.)

"Absence Is Present" 2015, fiction.

Written, directed, edited and produced by Vladimir Paskaljevic

Student's Oscar entry of the Canadian York University

Manulife Student Film Award - Toronto Film Critics Association

Dean's Award, York University

Dolphins are Mammals / Short fiction (12 min.)

"Dolphins are Mammals" (1997)

written and directed by Vlado Paskaljevic



FIPRESCI, Montreal World Film Festival

Audience's Award, Capalbio Cinema, Italy

Yugoslav candidate for Oscar




Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival

Oberhausen, Children's Program, Competition

St. Petersburhg 

Devil's Town / Feature film, (82 min.)


Written and directed by Vlado Paskaljevic



New Vision Honorar Award - Palm Springs IFF

Grand Prix Trieste IFF

FIPRESCI - Panorama of European Cinema, Athens

1st prize - Castellinaria, Switzerland

Critics' prize - Tirana IFF

IFF Herceg Novi, Montenegro – Best Directing Award

 Pecz – Kodak Award





Karlovy Vary IFF (World Premiere)

Montreal WFF

Seattle IFF

Chicago IFF

Transilvania IFF

IFF  Rotterdam – Official selection – Bright Future section 

European Film Forum Scanorama, Lithuania

Montpellier Festival du Film Mediteranee

Mostra de Valencia

Innsbruck IFF, Austria

Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, South Korea 

Bergen IFF, Norway 





The Optimists (2006) / feature fiction (90 min.)

The Optimists (2006)

directed by Goran Paskaljevic

written by Vlado Paskaljevic


Screened and MoMA, NYC



Grand Prix, Golden Spike, Valladolid 2006

Best Actor, Lazar Ristovski, Valladolid 2006

Yound Audience's Prize 2006

Critic's special mention, Athens 2006.

Reflet D'or for the best production, Geneva 2006

FIPRESCI prize, Geneva 2006

Young jury Award Mention, Geneva 2006

Audience's Award, Festroia 2007

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