FNE Country Profile 2014: Slovenia

Slovenia’s film production remains fairly stable despite less impressive overall results. Due to the economic situation and some changes in the exhibition and distribution sector a decline of some 30%…
18-12-2014

FNE at Baltic Event 2014: Cvitkovic in Preproduction with Our Family

TALLINN: Slovenian producer Ales Pavlin of PERFO Production was at the Baltic Event taking place in Tallinn through 28 November 2014 to pitch Jan Cvitkovic’s fifth film Our Family.
28-11-2014

PRODUCTION: Slovenian Czech Fantisek Cap Doc in Postproduction

PRAGUE: Slovenian producer Danijel Hocevar of Vertigo told FNE that he is coproducing a film on the legendary Czech director Frantisek Cap with the Czech company Evolution Films.
14-11-2014

Siniše Gačića's A Fight For Takes Main Prize at the Portoroz Festival of Slovenian Film

PORTOROZ: Director Siniše Gačića's A Fight For won the Vesna for both best feature film and the Teleking Award at the 17th Festival of Slovenian Film which ended on 14…
16-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: Sailing to Paradise

LJUBLJANA: Sailing to Paradise is the first feature film by Blaž Završnik, a graduate in architecture, now finishing Film and TV Direction studies at the Ljubljana Academy of Theatre, Radio,…
10-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: Dancing with Maria

LJUBLJANA: One of the three feature documentaries at the Slovenian Film Festival in Portoroz is Dancing with Maria by Italian director Ivan Gergolet which premiered at this year’s Venice Film…
10-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: A Fight For

LJUBLJANA: Potoroz competition film A Fight For is a socially critical documentary film by journalist and film maker Siniša Gačić who is now completing a Master's Degree in TV Directing…
10-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: Barbarians

LJUBLJANA: Barbarians is the first feature movie by Serbian director Ivan Ikić who graduated in Film and TV Directing as the best student of his generation.
08-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: Inferno

LJUBLJANA: Inferno, the third feature film by Vinko Möderndorfer (Landscape No. 2, 2008; Suburbs, 2004), competes at the Slovenian Film Festival in Potoroz, 10-14 September 2014.
05-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: The Tree

LJUBLJANA: Slovenian writer and director Sonja Prosenc presents her feature film debut The Tree in Potoroz at the national Slovenian Film Festival running 10-14 September 2014.
05-09-2014

FNE at Portoroz Slovenian Film Festival 2014: Eight Feature Films in Competition

LJUBLJANA: Despite economic problems the 17th Slovenian Film Festival will take place in Portoroz 10-14 September 2014 with films on topics as diverse as family dilemmas, unemployment, tycoons, and more. 
04-09-2014

FNE at Potoroz 2014: Driving School

LJUBLJANA: Janez Burger’s Driving School is among the eight Slovenian films that will compete at the 17th Slovenian Film Festival taking place in the coastal town of Potoroz 10-14 Septermber…
03-09-2014

PRODUCTION: Olmo Omerzu Shooting Family Film in Thailand

PRAGUE: Prague-trained and based Slovenian director Olmo Omerzu, winner of the 2012 Czech Critics “Discovery of the Year” award, is now shooting his second feature a drama titled Family Film.
05-08-2014

FNE IDF Doc Bloc: Tatjana in Motherland

Miha Celar creates a partially animated Slovenian documentary. Click HERE to read full article on DOKweb
01-08-2014 m

FNE TV at KVIFF 2014: Jozko Rutar Director Slovenian Film Center and Film New Europe Association Board Member

FNE spoke to Jozko Rutar about the new Creative Europe programme and its impact on the smaller countries of the EU and what needs to be done to ensure a…
11-07-2014

PRODUCTION: Prosenc Develops Follow up to KVIFF Debut

KARLOVY VARY: Slovenian director Sonja Prosenc, in Karlovy Vary to premiere her first film The Tree in the East of the West competition, spoke with FNE about her next project…
11-07-2014

PRODUCTION: Slovenian Horror Film Idyll Goes into Production

LJUBLJANA: Idyll, a Slovenian horror feature film, began shooting already started on 21 June 2014.
30-06-2014

PRODUCTION: Shooting Underway on Houston, We Have a Problem

LJUBLJANA: Two years after a popular and intriguing teaser posted on YouTube, student Oscar nominee Žiga Virc is shooting his awaited docu-fiction Houston, We Have a Problem, based on the…
06-06-2014

Slovenian Multiplex Chains Facing Major Upheaval

LJUBLJANA: Slovenia’s first cineplex chain Kolosej is strapped with financial problems that could lead to it being sold on the auction block, with Austrian company Cineplexx Cine Operations immediately announcing…
05-06-2014

Slovenia Kicks off First Kickkstarter Film Funding

The team behind the youth short film Kresnik: The Lore of Fire launched the first effort in Slovenia to co-fund their project with the help of online platform for mass…
03-06-2014