The British director Stephen Frears, twice an Oscar nominee and winner of more than 50 international awards, including Cannes and Venice, is set to open the 6th edition of PriFest – Prishtina International Film Festival and visit Kosovo.
Stephen Frears’ impressive filmography includes well known ‘The Queen’, ‘Dangerous Liasions, ‘High Fidelity’ etc.
‘We are very happy and proud that a famous personality and a great filmmaker like Stephen Frears will be coming to Prishtina to open our festival. It is a great honour for us, also very good news for our capital, our young country and filmmaking community in Kosovo. Mr. Frears’ presence will give us reassurance that we are doing a good job and strength to continue our journey we’ve started 6 years ago organizing this festival’ said Vjosa Berisha, Festival director of PriFest.
PriFest will open with Stephen Frears’ latest film ‘Philomena’ on 25th of April, nominated twice for Oscar, and winner in several international festivals.
6th edition of PriFest will be held from 25th April – 2nd of May 2014 in Prishtina, capital of Kosovo.
Oscar and Golden Globe winner