I Don’t Dream In German

School: Zurich University of the Arts

Director: Ivana Lalovic

filmmaker's profile

Seventeen-year-old Lejla works with her friend Anci (25), in a noble hotel restaurant on the top of Sarajevo. One day Lejla meets Milos (43), a businessman who spent his student years in Sarajevo, before moving to Switzerland.


Duration: 15 min.

Country: Switzerland

Language: Bosnian, German

Year: 2008

Genre: Fiction (Drama)

Topic: Childhood, Family, Idendity, Love, Sexuality, Youth/Teen

Cast & Crew

Director: Ivana Lalovic

Producer: Zurich University of the Arts

Writer: Ivana Lalovic, Lisa Blatter, Kristina Djukovic

Actors: Luna Mijovic Zenit Djozic Lana Stanisic

Festivals & Awards


Internationales Filmfestival Innsbruck

Internationales Kurzfilmfestival Berlin


Solothurner Filmtage

Festival international de Programmes Audiovisuels

Lichtspieltage Winterthur

Miami International Film Festival

Schweizer Jugendfilmtage

International Student Film Festival Early Melons

Bradford International Film Festival

Festival International du Film d'Aubagne

Tiburon International Film Festival

Landshuter Kurzfilmfestival

Mediterranean Festival of New Film Makers - Larissa

Festival international du court métrage

Festival international Signes de Nuit Paris (1er volet)

Flying Broom International Women's Film Festival

Studio Hamburg Nachwuchspreis

Festival de Cine de Huesca

Kolkatta Film Festival

Festival International Séquence court-métrage

Festival International du Film d'Amiens


Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica

International Cinematographers' Film Festival - Manaki Brothers

Sydney WOW Film Festival

Flanders International Film Festival Ghent

Shnit Kurzfilmfestival

Ismailia International Festival for Documentary & Short films

Kyiv International Film Festival Molodist

Film Festival for Schools

Cinéma Tous Ecrans – Festival international du cinéma et de télévision

Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

Schweizer Jungfilmfestival Luzern - Upcoming Filmmakers

Leuven Kort