‘The Last Socialist Artefact’ Wins At Hearts Of Sarajevo Awards For Its TV Series

Produced in collaboration with Serbia, Slovenia and Finland, Croatian mini-series in six episodes The Last Socialist Artifact had the perfect pedigree to take top honors at the Hearts of Sarajevo Awards for TV Series, a regional award created to celebrate the best small-screen talent from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Kosovo and Slovenia. .

A study of today’s post-industrial world presented with humor and warmth, The Last Socialist Artifact tells the story of two city guys who take over a disused turbine factory in a depressed backwater with the intention of reopening it. The series’ near-grand slam of awards, winning five of the eight available, was contested by two Serbian detective mysteries: Awake and black wedding.

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The inaugural comedy prizes were a little more evenly split, with the main prizes split between Bosnia and Herzegovina Lawyeronce memorably described as a kind of ” Stupid and dumber”, and the series of family vacations in Serbia strange kind of love.

On a bittersweet note, the award for best lead actor went to the late Mustafa Nadarević, the famous Bosnian actor who died of cancer in November 2020, for his work in Crazy, Confused, Normal(Bosnia and Herzegovina).

Deadline is the media partner for this year’s TV Awards. Here is the full list of winners below:

Best Drama Series

The Last Socialist Artifact

Best Leading Actress – Drama Series

Ivana Vukovic (Awake)

Best Leading Actor – Drama Series

Izudin Bajrovic (The Last Socialist Artifact)

Best Supporting Actress – Drama Series

Lana Baric (The Last Socialist Artifact)

Best Supporting Actor – Drama Series

Slavko Stimac (black wedding)

Rising Star – Drama Series

Stefan Vukic (Awake)

Best Director for Episode – Drama Series

Dalibor Matanic (The Last Socialist Artifact)

Best Writing for the Episode – Drama Series

Hana Jušić, Jelena Paljan, Milan F. Živković (The Last Socialist Artifact)

Best Comedy


Best Leading Actress – Comedy

Jasna Đuričić (Lawyer)

Best Leading Actor – Comedy

Mustafa Nadarevic (Crazy, Confused, Normal)

Rising Star—Comedy

Jovan Jovanovic (strange kind of love)

Best Director for Episode – Comedy

Nikola Kojo (strange kind of love)

Best Screenplay for the Episode

Boban Jevtic, Nikola Kojo (strange kind of love)

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