The Deputy

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Unemployment, privatization, mafia clans, workers strikes – problems that were on the table of Dragoljub Stevanovic, the young Deputy of Vranje´s mayor. On his first working day when he was elected 11 months ago, he had to face with more than 1000 strikers under his office window. Today, he thinks …

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The voice of investigators

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We met with journalists from independent magazine Vranjske and talked about all the topics we worked on previous week. In many points they gave us interesting informations. One of our best ideas was to chat with them, because they were unique witnesses and storytellers for the last 20 years.

Mafia pyromaniacs

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  We are meeting with Bojan again, he is showing us his theatre, or better: what´s left of it. In 2012. members of local mafia clan burned down the night club that was situated next to the more than 120 years old theatre building. Flame from the bar caused by …

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Unknown future

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Denis got graduated at IT University two years ago. Now he can´t find a job although this field in Serbia is in lack of experts. Difficulties in finding a job are typical for Serbian high-educated youth. In addition he is Roma, who even has more problems to get employment. He …

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The Goodfather

In the Office of Vladimir Zaharijev

„Next one!“ – the mayor of Bosilegrad Vladimir Zaharijev lay back in his chair. An old man entered. They are shaking hands. “What can I do for you?”, the mayor asked. The guest is explaining the situation. He needs to go to the doctors at Sofia Military-Medical Academy hospital because …

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Glance to Tolerance!


Nikola Milosavljevic is an LGBT activist and member of Gay-Straight Alliance, political organization from Belgrade. Sanja talked with him about his personal experiences, political activities of GSA and incidents on Belgrade pride parades.

Albanian Businessman

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We had meeting with Nexhat Behluli from Bujanovac, owner of “Elhan Comerc” company which sectors are Cable television, TV station Spektri, Real estate agency circulation and Building commercial-residental facilities. He successfully rented and lead brick factory in Vladicin Han for 11 years until 2004, when he decided to buy it …

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Camera team arrives

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Through the snake pass of Vlasina , alternative Serbian – Bulgarian border Strezimirovci and dirty road to Sofia, we arrived at the airport – half an hour late. Not a single sign during the ride for the way where airport is. René Plaul and Martin Förster still waiting. Now we …

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Ready to roll!

Sanja is finishing the Time-Schedule

After two weeks doing research together with Hauke Heuer from Germany, we finally had our time schedule filled up with interesting protagonists for doc-film. Now we are looking forward for our camera team, arriving tomorrow at Sofia.