BRATISLAVA: Slovak director Anabela Žigová is in postproduction with her first full-length documentary, Salto Mortale, scheduled to premiere in 2013.

BRATISLAVA: Slovak director Martin Luther (A Path across the Danube) has started shooting his historical drama A Step into Darkness in the western Slovak village of Uhrovec, the site of the 1944 partisan fights against the Nazi troops.

BRATISLAVA: Slovak public-service Radio and Television Slovakia ( is preparing to lay-off 20 percent or more of its workforce, RTVS head Václav Mika wrote in a memo to employees.

BRATISLAVA: The Slovak Audiovisual Fund ( has issued the fourth of its 2012 calls for grant applications. A total of 1,250,000 EUR is available in this round.