Slovenian Film Fund appoints new director

By Matevz Rudolf

Igor Kadunc has been appointed general manager of the Slovenian Film Fund (www.film-sklad.si).

{mosimage}He was appointed to a four-year term on March 25.

The Ministry of Culture (www.mk.gov.si) plans to establish new funding body called Slovenian Film Center in autumn 2010, which will replace Film Fund.

Kadunc replaced Marjetica Mahne, who was acting director since December 2009.

Igor Kaduc, an economist by profession, previously worked in hotel management, banking, and from 1996-2001 he was the assistant to the general manager of public broadcaster RTVSLO (www.rtvslo.si). For the past year, he was a financial advisor at Slovenian Film Fund.