Competition Programme

Zamejen_FSF

Bordered / Zamejen

12. september 2017 | 15.45 MAIN HALL 2016, 20′, colour, stereo, DCP, 16:9       documentary / biographical, family   Bordered is me, bordered is you, there is nothing we can do. This is anything but a nursery rhyme, if only you knew. Ciao, I am Leo, nice to meet you!   DIRECTED BY […]

Podpisite_tukaj_FSF

Sign Here / Podpišite tukaj

12. september 2017 | 15.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 19′, colour, stereo, DCP, 16:9       fiction / drama   A young social worker is given her first case. However, it will not be as easy to solve as she might have wished.   DIRECTED BY Aljaž Bastič WRITTEN BY Aljaž Bastič DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY […]

Ondine_FSF

Ondine / Ondine

12. september 2017 | 15.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 19′, colour, stereo, HD File, 16:9       fiction / drama   The inability to acknowledge her own reflection dictates the life of the main protagonist, student Ondine, as well as the lives of her male roommates. Her confrontations with the trauma and young men’s readiness […]

Catican_FSF

Catican / Catican

12. september 2017 | 15.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 2′, colour, stereo, HD File, 16:9       animated / fantasy   The roles are switched, and humanity comes to be ruled by cats and religious tyranny. We follow the final day of a man and the process of hegemony.   DIRECTED BY  Asja Trost, Mery […]

Bliznje_Srecanje_FSF

Encounter / Bližnje srečanje

12. september 2017 | 15.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 3′, colour, stereo, HD File, 16:9       animated / action comedy   Each year, a planet full of monsters passes by another planet, inhabited by aliens. While the others hide in their homes in fear of alien visitors, young Pif still has to find his […]

Anja_Ganja_FSF

Anja Ganja / Anja Ganja

12. september 2017 | 15.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 19′, colour, stereo, DCP, 1:1.85       fiction / drama   Anja has to do something about her love life when her boyfriend starts turning quite herbal for smoking pot.   DIRECTED BY  Peter Bizjak WRITTEN BY  Peter Bizjak DIRECTOR OF PHOOGRAPHY  Boj Nuvak MUSIC  Alenja […]

V_modrino_FSF

Into the Blue / V modrino

13. september 2017 | 22.40 AMFITEATER 2017, 22′, colour, stereo, DCP, 1:1,85       Fiction / drama, youth/children   Awarded in Berlin and Oberhausen, the short film focuses on Julija, aged 13, who flees her abusive home together with her mother to find refuge on an idyllic Croatian island where she previously lived. She […]

Trahere_FSF

Trahere / Trahere

13. september 2017 | 19.00 MAIN HALL 2017, 10′, colour, digital, HD File,16:9       documentary   Deep in the bosom of the native soil, among idyllic hillocks, live men and their tractors. Trahere is a short documentary on what might be the most Slovenian of all relationships: man – tractor.   DIRECTED BY […]

Stokholm_FSF

Stockholm / Štokholm

16. september 2017 | 16.45 MAIN HALL 2016, 39′, colour, stereo, HD File, 1:2.35       fiction / action comedy thriller   Three perpetual students, musicians, inadvertently run over a man on their way to a concert. In panic, they kidnap him and lock him in a squatted shelter. Following a series of increasingly […]

Sanjsko_stanje_FSF

Dream State / Sanjsko stanje

12. september 2017 | 18.00 MAIN HALL 2016, 6′, colour, stereo, DCP, 1:2.35       experimental / fantasy road movie   A dystopian reflection on the present age through the eyes of a refugee.   DIRECTED BY  Áron Horváth WRITTEN BY  Áron Horváth DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY  Áron Horváth MUSIC  Mario Novak EDITED BY  Andrej […]

Po_Gladini_FSF

Skipping Stones / Po gladini

15. september 2017 | 16.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 19′, colour, stereo, DCP, 16:9       fiction / drama   Following a failed episode in Berlin, Mitja returns to Slovenia, where he is awaited by his boyfriend Bojan. Their reunion is a difficult one, Mitja attempting to tell Bojan a secret that might put their […]

Niko_FSF

Niko / Niko

13. september 2017 | 11.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 15′, colour, stereo, DCP, 1:1.85       fiction / drama   After serving his sentence, Nikolaj leaves the community home insecure, knowing deep down that the return home is not going to be easy. His father and his pregnant young wife are building a family home, […]

Moj_avto_FSF

My Car! / Moj avto!

16. september 2017 | 14.30 MAIN HALL 2016, 3′, colour, stereo, HD File, 16:9       fiction / action comedy   A martial arts master gets into a fight with the man who was supposedly stealing his car.   DIRECTED BY  Aljaž Tepina WRITTEN BY  Aljaž Tepina DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY  Aljaž Tepina MUSIC  Albert […]

Moderne_Kunst_FSF

Moderne Kunst / Moderne Kunst

15. september 2017 | 22.45 AMFITEATER 2017, 18′, colour, stereo, DCP, 16:9       fiction / drama, comedy   Bojan and his wife Ida seem to live a harmonious life, yet without any physical contact between them. She is a housewife, and he is a security guard in a museum of contemporary art.   […]

Le_dihajoce_bitje_FSF

Only Breathing / Le dihajoče bitje

12. september 2017 | 18.00 MAIN HALL 2017, 3′, colour, stereo, 35 mm, 16:9       documentary / musical docudrama   A poetic depiction of a poem by Persian poet, theologian and Sufi mystic Rumi. Having been written in Farsi in the 13th century, the poem explores diversity, peculiarity, being outcast from the society. […]

Fountain_FSF

Fountain / Fountain

14. september 2017 | 20.30 AMFITEATER 2017, 15′, colour, Dolby SR, DCP, 1:1.85       fiction / drama   It has been exactly 100 years since Marcel Duchamp exhibited his famous work Fountain, which basically was a mere urinal. Its replicas have been implicated in a number of affairs when people visiting exhibitions in […]

Dej_povej_Zrisan

Tell Me; Redrawn / Dej povej; Zrisan

14. september 2017 | 14.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 5′, colour, stereo, HD File, 16:9       animated /romance   A story of uncertain love set in a surrealist train journey. The aim was to explore traditional animation methods that make digital animation convincing: to combine the principles of composition, narration, storyboard, editing, animation and […]

Celica_FSF

The Box / Celica

14. september 2017 | 22.45 AMFITEATER 2017, 12′, colour, Dolby SRD, DCP, 16:9       animated / fantasy   A small cage is brimming with curious creatures with at heads, who spend their days in bored slumber. One day, a very different creature sprouts from a tiny sapling, full of life and energy! While […]

Avtoportret_FSF

Self-portrait / Avtoportret

12. september 2017 | 14.00 MAIN HALL 2016, 16′, b-w, stereo, HD File, 4:3       animated / biographical   Director’s view of the first three decades of his life.   DIRECTED BY  Mitja Manček WRITTEN BY  Mitja Manček DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY  Mitja Manček EDITED BY  Mitja Manček CHIEF ANIMATOR  Mitja Manček PRODUCER  Mitja […]

Apoptoza_FSF

Apoptosis / Apoptoza

14. september 2017 | 14.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 18′, colour, Dolby SR, 35 mm, 1:2.35       fiction /fantasy   It is 2074. Utter pollution of the Earth. Lack of food. Collapse of governments and all systems. Control is assumed by the Bionet corporation, promising a brighter future based on their product, Biogreen. Countries […]

Status_Zero_FSF

Status Zero / Status Zero

15. september 2017 | 14.30 MAIN HALL 2016, 52′, colour, digital, HD File, 16:9       documentary / social   A documentary on the youngest group of the unemployed, aged 16–23, follows the lives of six unemployed young people having the status ZERO. The aim is to show to the public the not so […]

Playing_Men_FSF

Playing Men / Playing Men

13. september 2017 | 16.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 60′, colour, Dolby SR, DCP, 1.78 :1       documentary   While filming a documentary on men and play, the director runs into a major creative block. In the period that follows he begins to feel his surroundings as part of the game. His childhood memories […]

Mest_Svetlobe_FSF

City of Light / Mesto svetlobe

15. september 2017 | 16.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 68′, colour, stereo, DCP, 16:9       documentary   A well-established writer fights his family demons while the dreamers on top of the hill struggle with their health and hope for good fortune. A successful businesswoman has plenty of the latter; still, when her daughter’s singing […]

Goreci_Skof_FSF

The Burning Bishop / Goreči škof

16. september 2017 | 16.45 MAIN HALL 2017, 55′, colour, stereo, HD File, 1:2.35       documentary / biographical   Archbishop Anton Vovk lived his vocation with strong faith and devotion, conscious of his mission in the then challenging, epochal times. The documentary traces his life and work, portraying the man he truly was: […]

Vztrajanje

Perseverance / Vztrajanje

15. september 2017 | 22.45 AMFITEATER 2017, 110′, colour, stereo, DCP, 1:1.37       fiction /experimental   Are unspoken memories what shapes us into who we really are? Perseverance is a mosaic narrative on events that have left a lasting mark on the lives of the protagonists. Each story is a reflection of thoughts, […]

Stekle_lisice_FSF

Sly Foxes / Stekle lisice

13. september 2017 | 19.00 MAIN HALL 2017, 85′, colour, stereo, DCP, 16:9       fiction /action drama   Lovro, a rocker from Pohorje, Džon to his friends, a bachelor in his late thirties, has become victim to modern business machinations: after he failed to get his papers in order in time, the land […]

Rudar_FSF

The Miner / Rudar

15. september 2017 | 20.30 AMFITEATER 2016, 102′, colour, stereo, DCP, 1:1.37       fiction / biographical, historical   Having been assigned to open a walled-in pit, a miner from Zasavje finds much more than a deserted mine behind the wall. Through the eyes of an immigrant, the film uncovers a dark side of […]

Privid_FSF

A Dream / Privid

15. september 2017 | 18.45 MAIN HALL 2016, 112′, colour, Dolby SR, DCP, 1:2.35       fiction /drama   After the war Marko, a former war reporter, moves from Ljubljana to Pristina, to work for an international organisation. One evening in a bar, he meets three girls: Shpresa, Besa and Hana. Shpresa seduces him […]

Moski_Ne_jocejo

Men Don’t Cry / Moški ne jočejo

13. september 2017 | 22.40 AMFITEATER 2017, 99′, colour, digital, DCP, 1:2.35       fiction /drama   When two decades after the war, a diverse group of war veterans gather in a remote mountain hotel to undergo therapy, harmony can hardly be expected. On the contrary, each inconsiderate word, each seemingly angry look can […]

Ksana_FSF

Ksana / Ksana

12. september 2017 | 18.00 MAIN HALL 2017, 82′, b-w + colour, Dolby SRD, DCP, 1:2.35       fiction / drama   David, actor, and Roman, construction worker, are half-brothers who reunite after years of estrangement for their father’s funeral. Their shared memories take them on a journey along the river, to the mountains […]

IvanFSF

Ivan / Ivan

13. september 2017 | 20.30 AMFITEATER 2017, 94′, colour, Dolby SR, DCP, 1:2.35       fiction /drama   After a young woman Mara gives birth to Ivan, a chain of unexpected and nerve wrecking events begins. Ivan’s father Rok, a married businessman whom Mara obsessively loves, is missing. When she finds out that Rok […]

Druzinica_FSF

The Basics of Killing / Družinica

14. september 2017 | 20.30 AMFITEATER 2017, 95′, colour, 5.1, DCP, 2.39:1     fiction / drama   The focus is on the disintegration of an idyllic relationship between parents, Marko and Dunja. This is due to a lack of respect, caused by loss of employment and a financial breakdown. In time, the parents are […]

DruzinaFSF

The Family / Družina

14. september 2017 | 19.00 MAIN HALL 2017, 107′, colour, digital, DCP, 1:1.85       documentary / drama   Born into a special needs family in a peripheral village of a peripheral country, Matej is yet so very different – different from otherness as well as normality – so as to seem as if […]

Codelli_FSF

Codelli / Codelli

16. september 2017 | 14.30 MAIN HALL 2016, 85′, b-w + colour, Dolby SRD, DCP, 16:9       documentary / biographical   Codelli is a feature-length docudrama about a little-known film project by Slovenian inventor Baron Anton Codelli. Together with filmmaker and adventurer Hans Schomburgk he filmed in Togo in 1914 the first live-action […]