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Avvantura Film Festival premiered films and brought some of the most prestigious names in the film industry to the Royal Vineyards. Over a glass of exquisite wine, audiences enjoy being a part of this film story in the most beautiful theater there is…theater under the stars.

Penultimate day of the Avvantura Film Festival, on the particularly interesting event, the Croatian film festival is blended with cuisine and a special destination. On the beautiful slopes of the Royal vineyards above Petrčane and Punta Skala, where there is a view on the islands of the Zadar archipelago, in the reeds of vineyard the III. Episode of one of the most successful Croatian documentary series “Croatian kings”was performed (HTV), and thus brilliant connection among Croatian culture, the location and indigenous cuisine was presented to the guests of the festival.

Avvantura Film Festival, on the picturesque slopes above Punta Skala, with a view overlooking the islands of the Zadar archipelago and Velebit, along with the partner, in other words with the LUX Prize which is sponsored by the European Parliament, and with the hospitality of the Royal Vineyards, prepared the event for memory.

The location was not chosen randomly. In 1066 the Croatian King Petar Krešimir IV donated the vineyards to the Benedictine monastery of St.Mary in Zadar, which was led by its sister, a nun Čika. She, in turn, bought the first vineyards that still give a distinctive and smooth wines like Pošip, Plavca mali and Crljenak.

Tasting Dalmatian specialties and first class wines, the international guests met also a fraction of Croatian history. In cooperation with HRT, one of the episodes of the series “Croatian kings” was shown in the reeds of the vineyard (HTV).