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Film production between “global” and “local”: insights from Bosna and Herzegovina

Spela Zajec



This article deals with the mechanisms that affect film production in a society with radically shifting socio-political, economic and cultural conditions, in conflictual socio-political context in Bosnia and Herzegovina (further Bosnia or BiH). Its focus is on the mechanisms that support, manage, regulate, and control creativity in film production, how they shape the conditions in which the films get made.


Film production transformation; Bosnia and Herzegovina; conflictual socio-political context; transnational finances; ethnicization

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