Awards

Official Festival Awards

 

Vesna awards are the highest national awards in the field of film in Slovenia. The awards are presented by two three-member juries:

 

(1)

Jury for feature film category (fiction, documentary, animated and minority co-production fiction films), comprised of Jasna Krajinovič, director, Dr Peter Stankovič, professor and film historian, and Zlatko Vidacković, programme director, film journalist

 

presents the following Vesna awards:

* best feature film

* best direction

* best screenplay

* best actress in a leading role

* best actor in a leading role

* best actress in a supporting role

* best actor in a supporting role

* best cinematography

* best original music

* best editing

* best production design

* best costume design

* best make-up

* best sound

 

(2)

Jury for documentary film category (feature length, medium-length and short), student film category, and minority co-production category, comprised of Nataša Barbara Gračner, theatre and film actress, Maja Malus Azhdari, film selector, and Rok Sečen, producer

 

presents the following Vesna awards:

* best documentary

* best short film

* best minority co-production

* best animated film

* best experimental audio-visual work

* best student film

 

Each of the juries can also present a Vesna award for

* special achievements

 

The decision on presenting awards and on recipients is the sole competence of the Juries. The Juries makes their decisions according to the procedure prescribed in the Rules of Procedure for the Festival’s Jury.

 

The recipient of the Audience Award (Vesna) is decided directly by viewers casting their votes.

 

 

 

Other Awards

 

Slovenian Film Critics’ Jury Award

Slovenian Art Cinema Association Award

Teleking Award for Best Feature Film

IRIDIUM Audience Award