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Abstract Milosevic, Vladimir

Men don´t cry. Film projection and a round table discussion

After the war in ex Yugoslavia a number of war veterans which suffered from PTSD participated in group therapeutic treatment in a group where the members were from the different sides of the war conflict. This film is based on the real-life experience of the war veterans. In the movie they are engaged in a psychodrama group. In this group are present ex soldiers from the Serbian, Bosnian and Croatian army. In the film the psychodrama methods are the main tool for the therapeutic and reconciliation process for those men.

At the same time psychodrama was used in the preparation process of the movie. The film won a number of prices in different international film festivals: Carlove Vary,  Bratislava, Rome, Istanbul, Zagreb, ljubljana …

After the projection of the movie the audience will be invited to a discussion at round table.

Vladimir Milošević, MD, psychiatrist and psychodrama psychotherapist, supervisor and trainer. Graduated and finished specialization on psychiatry at Medical Faculty – University of  Belgrade. Worked as psychiatrist and psychotherapist at Institute for Mental Health in Belgrade, also as private practicionar in Belgrade, actualy working in Psychiatric Hospital Idria in Slovenia. Psychodrama therapist since 1990. From middle of  ’90 leader of psychodrama education in Serbia. From 2002 certified psychotherapist of  European Association for Psychotherapy (EAP) and also accredited trainer of  EAP, 2005 founder of  Institute for Psychodrama , Belgrade (European Accredited Psychotherapy Institute). From  2004 conducting psychodrama education in Croatia. Actually starting  leading psychodrama education in Slovenia. Conducter of educational psychodrama workshops in Torino, Brussels, Tel Aviv, Oxford, Croatia, Slovenia, Macedonia … Workshop leader and lecturer at IAGP congresses in London, Yerusalem, Istambul, Rome, Rovinj, EAP and WCP congresses at Viena, Dublin, Camridge, Belgrade, Zagreb, BPA congresses in Oxford, Shefild, London, IFTA congresses in Budapest and Guadalahara,  FEPTO confernce in Yerusalem, WPA cngress in Ljubljana …

Co-founder and conducter of international psychodrama seminars Cross Cultural Training Days (2001-2010)  and  International Spring Accademy of  Psychodrama(2010- ). Author of many professional papers on psychodrama therapy and psychiatry.

Special consultant on the films:

  • „Projections“ (2014) and
  • „On the Other Side“ (Berlin film festival 2016)
  • „Men don’t Cry“ (2016)

Vladimir Milošević
Lapajnetova 15
5280 Idrija



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