Film programme

NOVICE2018_003

Tantadruj / Tantadruj

12. september 2018 | 17.00 MONFORT 1994, 96min, colour         In his short story Tantadruj, Ciril Kosmač, a master of the Slovenian word, tells the tale of Tantadruj, a simpleton, “a child of God”, whose mother tells him that he will not find happiness until he dies. Tantadruj clings to this thought, […]

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A Summer in a Sea-Shell 2 / Poletje v školjki II

14. september 2018 | 17.00 MONFORT 1988, 96min, barvni         Po velikemu uspehu filma Poletje v školjki doma in v tujini so posneli nadaljevanje. Petnajstletni Tomaž po preselitvi iz obmorskega Pirana v Ljubljano išče prijateljico Mileno. Ko se končno najdeta, se Tomaž odloči, da se bo pridružil njenemu plesnemu klubu. Res opravi […]

Poletje_v_skoljki

A Summer in a Sea-Shell / Poletje v školjki

13. september 2018 | 17.00 MONFORT 1986, 94min, colour         Tomaž, 12, is enjoying his last boyhood summer. Playing on the sea shore and fighting rival groups from the neighbouring towns, he manages to forget about the disagreements between his parents, who are separated. When the kids find out somebody is stealing […]

Vrzi_kovanec

Flip a Coin / Vrzi kovanec

13. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 2min, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   A man is stopped on a bridge by a stranger offering him to have his fate decided by the flip of a coin.   DIRECTED BY Andrej Adamek, Nina Baznik, Simona Lustek, Irena Režek, Kristina Kokalj, […]

Svoboda

Freedom / Svoboda

13. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 2min, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   The world around us is so much more peaceful and beautiful than virtual reality. What will it take for us to appreciate it?   The film was made in 2018 by participants of an animation workshop […]

Niti

Threads / Niti

13. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 3min, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   A kindly old granny spends her days knitting in front of her house. She’s surrounded by little birds, who pick up the leftover threads to build their nests. One day a terrible storm blows up, ripping […]

Miki

Miki / Miki

13. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 10min, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   An imaginative documentary about the life of Miki Muster. A tribute to the animator, illustrator, and pioneer of Slovenian comic art. A story about love, devotion, resilience, but above all a tale of a full, meaningful […]

Krzno

Fur / Krzno

13. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 3min, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   On her daily shopping spree, a fur-loving lady is accompanied by a tiny Chihuahua. Desperate for some attention, the dog can’t match the expensive clothes in the eyes of its owner. But while admiring her lavish […]

Spomin_spomina

Memory of a Memory / Spomin spomina

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 7min, colour, HD File, 16:09, stereo       fiction   Your brain memorizes many things, but not always very precisely or consistently. A memory can be forgotten, simply vanishing from your mind, or discarded, barred and refused its way back. I cannot stop, control or discard […]

Selfi

Selfie / Selfi

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL/span> 2018, 5min, colour , HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   Starting from the same point of view, the animators pursued different paths of expression, showing unambiguously that even though we occupy the same time and space we experience and interpret the world in different ways. […]

Prvic_tu

First Time Here / Prvič tu

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 2min, colour , HD File, 4:3       experimental   First Time Here is an experimental film showing images and emotions from my first memories.   DIRECTED BY Tinkara Klipšteter WRITTEN BY Tinkara Klipšteter PRODUCER Tinkara Klipšteter CAST Andraž Klipšteter  

Projekt_tujec

Project Stranger / Projekt tujec

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 10min, colour , HD File, 16:9, stereo       fiction   A film about a lost, almost homeless boy who has nothing in common with the “conventional” world. Belonging nowhere, he has no name, family, money, love. As alien as he is to this world, however, […]

On

Him / On

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 5min, colour, HD File, 1:2,35, digital       fiction   Everyone has their dark secrets, including a young boy who is held up as an example.   DIRECTED BY Jakob Grižonič WRITTEN BY Jakob Grižonič DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Jakob Grižonič MUSIC Glenn Miller, Sam & Dave […]

Metum

Metum / Metum

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 2min, colour , HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   What’s scarier, a wicked witch or dad when he’s drunk?   DIRECTED BY collective project WRITTEN BY Anna Sangawa Hmeljak MUSIC Miha Šajina EDITED BY Kolja Saksida SOUND DESIGN Miha Šajina PRODUCER Kolja Saksida PRODUCTION […]

MedDvemaOgnjema

Dodgeball / Med dvema ognjema

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 2min, barvni, HD File, 16:9, stereo       animated   There are no boundaries in children’s games, not even between war and play.   The film was made by participants of an animation workshop in the Ljubljana Puppet Theatre, under mentor’s supervision.   DIRECTED BY collective […]

MaliPekel

Parva Infernum / Mali pekel

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 1min, b&w, HD File, 16:9, stereo       documentary   Parva Infernum is a project developed as a school assignment. Through various symbols, the film depicts animate and inanimate nature, focusing on the issue of death and the transitory nature of man as well as other […]

Luna

Luna / Luna

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 12min, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       fiction   Luna is a 15-year old girl with a sun allergy. Due to her condition and her obsessively concerned mother she is home-schooled and rarely leaves the house. Out of boredom, she makes up two imaginary friends, […]

Kar_clovek_cuti

What a Man Feels / Kar človek čuti

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 10min, colour, HD File, 1:1,85, stereo       fiction   Mateja, first year student of social work, lives with her mum in a house in a countryside. Despite her heavy college workload, she does most of the things in and around the house. Her mother is […]

Dokaz_teme

The Proof of Darkness / Dokaz teme

11. september 2018 | 09.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 11min, colour, HD File, 1:2,40, digital       fiction   “I want to see your face in soft light, while I listen to my voice echoing in the darkness.”   DIRECTED BY Anže Testen WRITTEN BY Anže Testen DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Andraž Žigart EDITED BY Andraž […]

Jake_in_Jen

Jake and Jen / Jake in Jen

10. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:04:46, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       animated   A story about suicide and afterlife. Jake & Jen is a story about two suicidal teenagers who cross paths with each other on the fateful day when they both decide to take their lives.   DIRECTED BY Neva […]

Kar_od_nekod

Out of Nowhere / Kar od nekod

10. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:05:25, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       animated   Worker Tone is fixing a road in the middle of the desert, where he comes across a broken UFO. He tries to help the alien, but the alien misunderstands his helping hand.   DIRECTED BY Žiga Stupica WRITTEN […]

Na_Drugo_stran

To the Other Side / Na drugo stran

10. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:15:30, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       fiction   Gal is terribly afraid of terrorist attacks. In order to save his family, he decides to dig a hole to the other side of the world. He is not aware that a real threat to his family isn’t […]

Risk

Risk / Risk

10. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:19:37, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       fiction   A film about finding oneself, about interpersonal relationships, the psychology of a romantic relationship and fears, examining the gap between a male and female mind. Gender differences in reacting to the same event and in remembering things.   […]

Station_Job

The Station Job / The Station Job

10. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:07:28, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       documentary   A train station worker, who works as a train tracks controller, spends his day controlling the tracks and interacting with the passing trains.   DIRECTED BY Sagar Gahatraj WRITTEN BY Sagar Gahatraj DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Sagar Gahatraj EDITED […]

Una_di_Loro

One of Them / Una di loro / Ena od njih

10. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2017, 0:07:45, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       docu-fiction   The universality of gossip and romantic storytelling. Someone once told me this story. It is about a house, a big villa with a beautiful garden. It’s enormous and beautiful, with small forests, a lot of bamboo trees and […]

Leto_opice

Year of the Monkey / Leto opice

11. september 2018 | 17.00 MONFORT 2018, 1:52:01, colour, DCP, 1:2,35, digital       fiction   A political satire about a peculiar friendship between a monkey and a zoo warden, and about an upside-down world in transition as seen by a chimpanzee, who escapes from its cage and becomes a rebel hero of the […]

Nasedli_kit

The Belly of the Whale / Nasedli kit

12. september 2018 | 12.30 MONFORT 2018, 1:23:00, colour, DCP, 1:1,37, stereo     * in English only   fiction   Two down-and-outs bonded together in misfortune devise a plan to rob a small town amusement arcade.   DIRECTED BY Morgan Bushe WRITTEN BY Morgan Bushe, Greg Flanagan DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Arthur Mulhern MUSIC Janez […]

Zaba

The Frog / Žaba

12. september 2018 | 11.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 1:18:00, colour, DCP, 1:2,35, digital       fiction   Zeko, a barber and ex-soldier suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, invites his brother Braco and his friend Švabo to Eid festivities. He intends to take advantage of the festive mood and ask his brother, a gambler and […]

25

25 / 25

10. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2018, 0:07:20, colour, DCP, 1:2,35, stereo       fiction   Voyeur follows a young man who chats up women on the street.   DIRECTED BY Jan Predan Zvonar WRITTEN BY Jan Predan Zvonar DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Simon Gosnik, Zfs EDITED BY Jan Predan Zvonar PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Ana Milakovič […]

Biba

Biba / Biba

11. september 2018 | 11.30 MAIN HALL 2018, 0:25:30, colour, DCP, 1,85:1, digital       fiction   Biba is a good-hearted hairdresser solving problems of everyone who sit in her therapeutic hair salon chair. Having been single for a while, she is suddenly faced with a challenge herself: her mum wants her to bring […]

Faust

Faust / Faust

10. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2017, 0:03:48, colour, HD File, 16:9, digital       documentary   A video diary of a homeless person.   DIRECTED BY Amadej Petan, Liudmila Kuzmina WRITTEN BY Amadej Petan EDITED BY Amadej Petan PRODUCER Tom Gomizelj PRODUCTION Luksuz produkcija FEATURING Jože Faust  

Mama

Mama / Mama

15. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:9:21, colour, HD File, 4:3, stereo       fiction   A short film about the role of a working-class woman from a Slovenian mining region faced with the prospect of losing her job and grappling with a troubled relationship with her estranged son. A story of the […]

Nenad

Nenad / Nenad

10. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2017, 0:05:34, colour, HD File, 16:9, digital       documentary   Evening atmosphere at the Tiffany gay club in Ljubljana. Nenad, a security guard, shares his experience of working in the club and how it changed him.   DIRECTED BY Yuliya Molina WRITTEN BY Yuliya Molina DIRECTOR OF […]

Pesmi_mladosti

Songs of Youth / Pesmi mladosti

10. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2017, 0:08:47, colour, HD File, 16:9, digital       documentary   The songs they remember from their younger days have a strong effect on older people, taking them back into the past.   DIRECTED BY Elle Hesnan WRITTEN BY Elle Hesnan EDITED BY Andreea Udrea CAMERA Rebeka Čuljak, […]

Samo_en_objem

One Last Hug / Samo še en objem

10. september 2018 | 12.15 MAIN HALL 2018, 0:13:07, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       documentary   Ahmad is a young man, a talented painter who was granted asylum in Slovenia after having fled Afghanistan. His family stayed behind. Ahmad would like to talk to them, all he wants is to hug his […]

Srecna

Happy? / Srečna?

13. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2018, 0:16:30, colour, DCP, 16:9, stereo       fiction   A short film about relationships across generations. About how we impact each other. How does a granddaughter see her grandma who spends her days watching others, judging and being a nasty neighbour? Who seems happier in the eyes […]

Samansko_Gledalisce

Shamanic Theatre / Šamansko gledališče

10. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2018, 0:33:54, colour, DCP, 1:1,85, 5.1 digital       documentary   Shamanic Theatre is a live-action/documentary film that revisits the beginnings of the unique shamanic ritual originated by Dr Sylvia Marianne Wohlfarter near Graz, Austria, and enters its present moment, when the method has already evolved, now bringing […]

Govori_glasneje

Talk Louder / Govori glasneje

11. september 2018 | 10.00 MONFORT 2018, 0:51:07, colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       documentary   Actor Jernej Šugman escaped the images of war and violence. He spent the night in his car somewhere along some dirt road. He wakes up at dawn to the sound of citizen Goran Šalamon singing a love […]