BEAST International Film Festival is happy to finally open safely the doors of its home –– OKNA, headquarters and birthplace of the festival, will host two sessions of the 2021 competition’s program on Sunday.

The three honourable mentions of the EAST Doc, EAST Wave and experimentalEAST Awards, chosen by the jury of this year’s online edition, will be screened at 6 PM and once again at 8 PM. Maximum number of attendees per session is 20 people.

Come visit us by confirming your presence in this end-of-season Open House by registering here –  RSVP HERE


Martina Mestrovic & Tanja Vujasinovic, Croatia, 2019, Doc. 16′

Nataliya Ilchuk, Ukraine, 2019, Exp. 17′

Hristo Simeonov, Bulgaria, 2019, Fic. 19′

*Jury Mention – EastDoc (Documentary Film) **Jury Mention – EastWave (Fiction Film) ***Jury Mention-experimentalEAST

Bringing close cooperation between Eastern Europe and Portugal, OKNA promotes intercultural dialogue and has taken its place as an important cultural center dedicated to artistic programs, residencies and educational projects in the city of Porto.
We’ll have a very special reception starting at 5 PM.