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Slovenia (6)

This month we speak with Jure Matičič, the programmer of the Slovenian Mestni kino Domžale, a small municipal one screen art house cinema, established in 2009. It operates as part…
This month we speak with Mateja Lapuh, the programmer of Mestni kino Ptuj, Slovenia. The Ptuj City Cinema is a historical venue, where the first film screening took place almost…
This month we speak with Samo Seničar, the programmer of Mestni Kino Metropol from Celje, which is the third biggest town in Slovenia.
This month we speak to Petra Božič, the head of Art Kino Odeon from Izola, Slovenia. The cinema has been part of the public institution Center za kulturo, šport in …
This month we speak to Simon Popek who is managing the two cinema halls of Cankarjev dom Cultural and Congress Centre. This modern construction located in the heart of Ljubljana…
FNE together with Europa Cinemas continues its Cinema of the Month series. In recognition of the hard work and excellence of European cinema operators we choose a cinema from each…

Fact box Slovenia

Population: 2.066m
GDP per capita in USD: 24,195
Admissions: 2.307m (2017)
Admissions per capita: 1.117 (2017)
Box office: 11.637.025 EUR (2017)
Feature film production: 12 (2017) (Feature films including coproductions)
Number of screens: 111 (2017)
Digital screens: 95 (2017)
Average ticket price in Euro: 5.04 (2017)
Annual state support for film industry: 4.643m EUR (2017)

Source: Slovenian Film Centre, Cenex, Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, International Monetary Fund

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Admissions Top Ten 2017

Despicable Me 3 USA 107,171
Fifty Shades Darker USA/China 92,881
The Fate of the Furious USA/China/Japan 89,386
Boss Baby USA 78,528
Let Him Be a Basketball Player / Košarkar naj bo Slovenia 78,041
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales USA 67,868
Smurfs: The Lost Village USA/Hong Kong 58,772
Star Wars: The Last Jedi USA 54,347
Baywatch USA/UK/China 47, 665
La La Land USA 44,585

 Source Slovenian Film Agency 

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