The everlasting Hollywood beauty, Angelina Jolie was rewarded the honorary prize, ‘Heart of Sarajevo Award’, for her humanitarian efforts at the Bosnian capital’s film festival. At the festival, Angelina also attended a screening of her directorial debut “In the Land of Blood and Honey” which is a love story set in the backdrop of the Bosnian war in the 1990s.
Accepting the award at the city’s National Theatre, she professed her love for Bosnia and added the movie was a chance for people to understand what happened in the country during the bloody period of history.
Angelina was the applause and admiration she got overwhelmed at the party and is quoted as saying by Contact Music, “I love this country, I start to cry if you do not stop this film was a chance to attract attention. the situation that happened to get so long, and I hope it attracts attention and dialogue that all people were here to remember. ” Long-term partner Angelina, 47, actor Brad Pitt was also at Cannes.
In the Land of Blood and Honey is set in the 23 United States will be published in December.