Croatia's premiere of documentary "Democracy" held at VERN'
On the eve of the fourth anniversary of Croatia's accession to the European Union Croatia's premiere of documentary "Democracy" was held at VERN’ University of Applied Sciences. After projection Ms. Marina Škrabalo, member of the European Economic and Social Committee and member of civil society organization GONG discussed about the movie with Croatian journalist Mr. Robert Zuber, director of numerous socially engaged documentaries.
The purpose of this event, which was held within the framework of VERN' Forum documentary platform, Forum.DOK, and in cooperation with Restart distribution company, was to analyze how are political decisions made in the institutions of the EU, what is the influence and legal framework for lobbying activities and accredited lobbyists, how huge are the extent of deficit of democratic procedures in the EU, how are the smaller member countries like Croatia perceived in such political environment and how much can citizens and states feel safe in the technological environment where data became "new oil".
Author of pictures: Petar Vučetić
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Key words: Forum-dok