Culture

The "Ocarina" of Kosovo penetrates into India in the name of Albania

The film "Okarina" directed by Alban Zogjani and written by Albana Muja had to compromise on its origin
 

The film, financed by the Cinematographic Center of Kosovo, is planned to continue its international journey. In India, it has not been accepted as such because this country does not recognize Kosovo. He competed under the name of Albania. This is also recorded on the website of the International Film Festival of India held in Goa, India's smallest state by area located on its southwest coast. The Cinematographic Center of Kosovo has allowed this presentation, due to cultural diplomacy in a country that has not recognized Kosovo.

Local cinematography has often been challenged by politics. Especially in countries that do not recognize Kosovo. The film "Okarina" directed by Alban Zogjani and written by Albana Muja had to compromise on its origin by presenting itself as an Albanian film. In India, which does not know Kosovo, it was given a world premiere by competing in the category of debut directors.

The film financed by the Cinematographic Center of Kosovo is planned to continue its international journey. In India it was not accepted as such, it competed under the name of Albania. This is also recorded on the website of the International Film Festival of India held in Goa, India's smallest state by area located on its southwest coast.