AJB DOC: Premiere of the film about Tomislav Cvitanušić's Ascent of Everest took place
The documentary film 'The Deepest Summit' which follows Tomislav Cvitanušić's ascent to the highest peak in the world, had its premiere at the Sixth AJB DOC Film Festival.
The world premiere of the film "The Deepest Summit" by Tomislav Cvitanušić and Midhat Mujkić was held in a packed hall of the Bosnian Cultural Center (BKC) in Sarajevo, as part of the Sixth AJB DOC Film Festival, under the "AJB Screening" program.
chronicles the ascent of Bosnian-Herzegovinian alpinist Tomislav Cvitanušić on
Mount Everest, while his friends and colleagues, who share the same passion for
alpinism and high mountains, talk about the phenomenon of reaching the summit
and the ascent. Days before the premiere there was a high demand for additional
tickets, and the BKC hall was filled to the last seat.
proud, above all, because this film conveys universal values. So, it's not just
an ordinary film about climbing a high mountain but a film with profound
messages. Those who, along with me, speak in this film, truly have something to
say about life and mountain climbing, as well as achieving the highest
goals," says Cvitanušić.
his joy that a documentary film about his ascent to the world's highest peak
has garnered such public interest, Cvitanušić says that throughout the
filmmaking process, he hoped to inspire others to "pursue their own
emphasize that Midhat Mujkić is highly responsible for the direction the film
took. When I saw the film’s outline and realized the messages it would convey,
I have to admit that I hoped, and even expected, that it would be warmly
received by the audience, not only in Sarajevo but also beyond," adds Cvitanušić
noting that, due to immense public interest, an additional screening of the
film "The Deepest Summit" has been scheduled for September 10th at 8:30
PM at Cineplexx Sarajevo (Hall 1). Tickets for this screening can be purchased
at the Cineplexx Sarajevo Box Office.