PRODUCTION: Goran Vojnović Preps Once Were Humans

LJUBLJANA: Goran Vojnović is in preparation with drama Once Were Humans / Nekoč so bili ljudje about two guys who get involved in human trafficking. Vojnović is a renowned Slovenian…
30-11-2017

GRANTS: Slovenia Announces New Grants

LJUBLJANA: The Slovenian Film Centre announced development and production grants of 837,000 EUR in November 2017. Thirty one projects were selected for co-funding in three categories: audiovisual projects production, short…
29-11-2017

CEE Animation Workshop: Interview with Industry Expert Linda Beath

LJUBLJANA: Industry expert Linda Beath explains her involvement as Head of Studies in the CEE Animation Workshop, that will take place in Ljubljana, Slovenia from 2 to 6 December 2017…
28-11-2017

FESTIVALS: Men Don’t Cry Wins FIPRESCI Award at LiFFe

LJUBLJANA: Columbus by Kogonada won the Best Film award of the 28th LiFFe fest on 18 November 2017, while Men Don’t Cry by Alen Drljević racked up yet another award,…
21-11-2017

GRANTS: Slovenia Funds Eight Feature Films

LJUBLJANA: The Slovenian Film Centre has announced production grants of 2.38 m EUR for four full-length feature films, two documentary features and two feature debuts.
10-11-2017

Three Slovenian Hits in Box Office Top Ten

LJUBLJANA: Slovenian films are riding high at the local box office with three local productions scoring places in the top ten at the local box office.
08-11-2017

PRODUCTION: To the Stars and Back in Postproduction

LJUBLJANA: The family drama To the Stars and Back / Do zvezd in nazaj by Marko Šantić completed shooting at the end of October 2017 and has entered postproduction. Šantić…
03-11-2017

FESTIVALS: Eleven Films Compete for LIFFe Main Prize

LJUBLJANA: Contenders for Oscar best foreign film nominations Men Don’t Cry and Requiem for Mrs. J are among the 11 films competing in the Perspectives section of the 28th Ljubljana…
23-10-2017

Let Him Be a Basketball Player Rises to Top Spot in Slovenia

LJUBLJANA: The Slovenian youth comedy Let Him Be a Basketball Player directed by Boris Petkovič topped the box office chart in Slovenia in its third week in release, distributed by…
09-10-2017

Slovenia Selects The Miner as Oscar Candidate

LJUBLJANA: Hanna Slak’s third feature film The Miner / Rudar has been chosen as the official candidate from Slovenia for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences nomination in…
20-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: The Miner

PORTOROŽ: Hanna Slak’s third feature film The Miner / Rudar was screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). The film is based…
19-09-2017

FESTIVALS: The Family Wins the Slovenian Film Festival Portorož

PORTOROŽ: Rok Biček's documentary The Family won the Vesna Award for best film of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival, which ran in Portorož from 12 to 16 September 2017. The…
18-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: Men Don't Cry

PORTOROŽ: Alen Drljević’s debut feature Men Don't Cry / Muškarci ne plaču was screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). This brilliantly…
18-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: Codelli

PORTOROŽ: Miha Čelar’s docudrama Codelli will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). This poetic documentary tells a story about the…
15-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: Perseverance

PORTOROŽ: Miha Knific’s third feature film Perseverance / Vztrajanje will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). The film is a…
15-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: Every Good Story Is a Love Story

PORTOROŽ: The Slovenian/Croatian coproduction Every Good Story Is a Love Story by Matjaž Ivanišin and Rajko Grlić will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in…
14-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: A Dream

PORTOROŽ: Boštjan Slatenšek’s sophomore feature film A Dream / Privid will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). The film is…
14-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: Ksana

PORTOROŽ: Ksana by Dejan Babosek will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). Babosek’s second feature film is the story of…
13-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: The Last Ice Hunters

PORTOROŽ: The documentary The Last Ice Hunters / Zadnji ledeni lovci by Jure Breceljnik and Rožle Bregar will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in…
13-09-2017

FNE at Slovenian Film Festival Portorož: Sly Foxes

PORTOROŽ: Sly Foxes / Stekle lisice directed by Boris Jurjašević will be screened in the competition of the 20th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož (12-16 September 2017). The film stars…
12-09-2017