21-09-2015

Idyll Wins Slovenian Film Festival in Portoroz

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Idyl, directed by Tomaž Gorkič Idyl, directed by Tomaž Gorkič

PORTOROZ: Idyll / Idila by Tomaž Gorkič won the Vesna Award for Best Feature Film at the 18th Slovenian Film Festival which took place from 15 to 20 September 2015. Home / Dom by Metod Pevec won the Vesna Award for Best Documentary. 

In all, 16 feature films, 11 mid-length and 70 short films were screened in the different venues at Avditorij Portoroz, 63 titles in competition and 34 out of the competition. Seven feature films and one documentary have been selected for the main competition.

Six feature-length international coproductions, eight short and mid-length documentaries and 11 student films were screened in the main programme, also in the competition.

FULL LIST OF WINNERS

Vesna Award for Best Feature Film: Idyll / Idila
Directed by: Tomaž Gorkič
Produced by: Blade production
Coproduced by: Strup Produkcija
Supported by: Slovenian Film Center

Vesna Award for Best Documentary: Home / Dom
Directed by: Metod Pevec
Produced by: Vertigo, www.vertigo.si 
Supported by: Slovenian Film Center

Vesna Award for Best Minority Coproduction: The Reaper / Kosac (Croatia, Slovenia)
Directed by: Zvonimir Jurić
Produced by: Kinorama
Coproduced by: Forum Ljubljana
Supported by: Croatian Audiovisual Centre

Vesna Award for Best Director: Jana Cvitkovič for Love on the Roof of the World
Directed by Jan Cvitkovič
Produced by Staragara

Vesna Award for Best Leading Actress: Mojca Fatur for Four Things I Wanted to Do with You / Stvari, ki sem jih hotel početi s tabo
Directed by: Miha Knific
Produced by: TV Slovenija

Vesna Award for Best Leading Actor: Ivo Barišič for Love on the Roof of the World

Vesna Award for Best Student Film and Restart Award for Best Student Film: Distant Memory
Directed by: Valerie Wolf Gang and Valery Zabret
Produced by: School of Arts, UNG

Vesna Award for Best Screenplay: Classmate
Directed by: Darko Sinka

Vesna Award for Best Short Film: Love on the Roof of the World
Directed by: Jan Cvitkovič

Vesna Awards for Best Supporting Actors: Yuri Drevenšek and Nika Rozman for Idyll / Idila

Vesna Award for Best Cinematography: Marko Brdar for The High Sun / Zvizdan (Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia)
Directed by: Dalibor Matanić
Produced by: Kinorama
Coproduction: Gustav Film in association with SEE Film Pro from Serbia Project
Supported by the Croatian Audiovisual Centre and the MEDIA Programme, the Slovenian Film Centre and Viba Film Ljubljana

Vesna Award for Best Animated Film: Cipercoper
Directed by: Jernej Žmitek, Boris Dolenc
Produced by: Invida Ltd

Vesna Award for Best Experimental Film: Composition
Directed by: Mitja Manček

Vesna Award for Best Editing: George Moškon for Pulse of Love
Directed by: Boris Petkovic
Produced by: Gustav Film

Vesna Award for Best Production Design: Gregor Nartnik for Idyll / Idila

Vesna Award for Special Achievements: The Little Prince
Directed by: Matej Peljhan
Produced by: Staragara

Slovenian Art Cinema Network Award: The High Sun / Zvizdan

Association of Slovenian Film Critics Award: Case: Osterberg
Directed by: Matej Nahtigal
Produced by: Lignit Film. MC Velenje
Coproduced by: Studio Viba Film and RTV Slovenija

The audience award surprisingly went to Metod Pevec's feature doucmentary Home produced by Danijel Hocevar throug Vertigo

HomeDom 2
Directed by: Metod Pevec
Produced by: Vertigo
Suppported by: Slovenian Film Center