Velika Plana movie location with potential in Serbia
Velika Plana is a town and a municipality located in Serbian district named Podunavlje, approximately 90 km south of Belgrade. The city is located in the rural environment with highly developed agriculture, animal husbandry and viticulture. Municipality includes following villages: Staro Selo, Novo Selo, Markovac, Veliko Orašje, Krnjevo, Lozovik, Miloševac, Trnovče, Bresije, Radovanje, Kupusina, Rakina, Livadica.
Municipality offers wide range of potential movie locations. From modern and urban to abandoned and ghostly locations.
- The early 15th century Koporin Monastery and the early 19th century Pokajnica Monastery
- Abandoned building of the Meat processing plant looks like a very old prison. It was built between 1894 and 1902.
- Abandoned warehouse can be presented as concentration camp of World War II
- Huge complex of the Meat processing plant is out of function. It is perfect for shooting horror and thriller sequences.
- Wilde nature near the river Velika Morava
- The shores of the Velika Morava river were used for the extraction of sand and gravel (quarry). Large holes with a ghostly appearance remained, after completing the process.
- The forest in Pokajnica, Radovanje and in other villages
- Rural roads
- Very old rural houses
- Modern agricultural farm
- Traditional Serbian ethno village and restaurants
- Architecture – Modern and urban houses, very modern buildings as well as those from socialist period
- Hotel Plana is no longer in function, so it represents an available location for shooting
- Train station
- Green swamp in the middle of the forest looks very scary. It is ideal nature environment for scenes with vampires and zombies
- The first village school in Serbia was built in Krnjevo in 1779.
The building is in excellent condition.
You cannot avoid Velika Plana on the route from western and central Europe to Greece and the Middle East. Its own highway exit and the railway station makes it important transportation hub of central Serbia.
If you want to know how Velika Plana movie location looks like on the big screen, you can see the movies that were filmed there:
- Monument to Michael Jackson (Velika Plana i Lozovik)
- Vuk Karadžic (Pokajnica, Veliko Orašje)
- Naprata (Veliko Orašje)
Take a look at Trebinje as a potential movie locations.