Artistic Director and Curator of the Bitef Festival
The second donor dinner of the Bitef Festival was held at Hotel Square Nine, with the support of friends of the I&F McCann Group. The...
The 52nd Bitef was officially opened under the slogan "The World Without Men". Before the opening ceremony of the festival, in the foyer of the...
Ivan Medenica, Bitef Artistic Director and Selector
“The task of this year’s BITEF is to reconcile us with the fact that we are living in a troublingly dangerous world, to prompt us to ask whether and how theatre and art can counteract that, and to jolt us out of our aesthetic prejudices.”
Ivan Medenica, Artistic Director Of BITEF
“Opening Bitef with none other than the play Mount Olympus, which is currently one of the most famous in the world, truly reaffirms what Bitef is and its grandeur in every sense of the word.”
9 & 15.11.2017
The French Embassy hosted a ceremony to present the prestigious recognition of the French Order of Arts and Letters in the rank of knight to pianist Jovanka Višekruna Janković, Bitef art director and selector Ivan Medenica, and Milan Savić, director of the Belgrade SAXperience festival
29.3.2017Double laureate was the play Hilarious darkness directed by Dušan David Pařízek
Ivan Medenica, Artistic Director and Curator of the Bitef Festival
BITEF Festival marks this year its 50th anniversary