Anita Juka, Producer
She is successful producer and co-producer of feature films among which are “Here” (by Zrinko Ogresta) which won Crystal Globe - the Special Jury Prize at 39th Karlovy Vary IFF, Grand Prix at 9th Milan IFF, Critics Award at 26th Mediterranean FF Montpellier etc.), “Slovenian Girl” (by Damjan Kozole, delegate producer: Dane Hocevar) which was in competition at Warsaw, Sarajevo, Toronto, Reykjavik, Portorož, Valencia FF etc.
She has produced the most successful Croatian fiction and creative documentaries that have won numerous awards at international festivals, but also achieved significant theatrical distribution in the Balkan countries. Among these are the creative documentaries “Facing the Day”, “Bad Blue Boys”, “Blue Rose Garden”, which have won major awards at - GoEast Film Festival, Sarajevo FF, DHF, DocMa - Best European Documentary etc. These films were in competition at the festival of San Paulo, Oberhausen, Teheran, Hamburg, Montreal, Toronto, Lubin, Split, Zagreb, Prizren, Budapest, Rotterdam etc.
She produced anthology film “Some other stories” which was presented at 30 International Film Festivals, among others at: Montreal, Warsaw, Valladolid, Cairo, Kerala, Gotteborg, Manheim-Heidelberg and many others and won four international awards.
In 2010. she had the honour to be the member of the jury at Warsaw Film Festival and in 2011. at Czech National Film Festival in Plsen – FINALE.
Anita Juka recently produced fiction feature film “YOU CARRY ME” which was co-financed by Croatian Audiovisual Centre, Slovenian Film Fund and Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia. YOU CARRY ME won support of the Eurimages.
Film will be soon presented at:
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival – in July 2015
Sarajevo Film Festival – in August 2015
Name: Anita Juka
Lives in: Zagreb, Croatia