'Daybreak', World Premier at Sarajevo Festival
Albanian Daily News
Published August 11, 2017
Albanians director, Gentian Koçi Daybreak film will be screened for the first time on August 13 at the Sarajevo Film Festival. Kocis film is one of 7 selected films, which will compete at the region's most important film festival and one of the most important in Europe.
The Daybreak brings a powerful social drama which happens within four walls and the story relies on two female characters, Leta and Sofia.
I feel highly honored by the fact that I share this contest with directors, whose work I have followed and appreciated since a long time. I believe that we should all expect a strong competition, said director Koçi.
According to him the participation in this festival is a moment to be exploited as the Sarajevo International Film Festival is an important part of the film industry.
To make the world premiere in a festival of such dimensions I think it's an achievement not only in the personal aspect but also in the efforts of modern Albanian cinema to be heard in the international arena, stated director Koçi.