Sarajevo cinemas

From blockbusters to alternative films

Fans of “the seventh art” can always find something to suit their taste at Sarajevo’s many cinemas. The newest Hollywood blockbusters are shown at the Cinema City


Multiplex and it’s here that kids can enjoy animated films, plus more artistic films are sometimes shown as part of the cinema’s special repertoire.

Art Cinema Kriterion, which takes its name after the decades-old cinema in Amsterdam, shows mainly independent films and it has become a favorite spot among film lovers.

Kinoteka BiH is a veritable treasure trove of BiH cinematography and every month they host a variety of screenings for both domestic and foreign films.

Meeting Point Cinema, which is run by the Sarajevo Film Festival team, regularly shows award-winning films, and the perfect place for young people is Bosna Cinema, where a number of alternative films can be enjoyed free of charge.