Film programme: Panorama programme

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 […]

Filmoljubje

Film-loving / Filmoljubje

14. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2018, 1:05:00, b&w and colour, HD File, 16:9, stereo       documentary   2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the legendary Slovenian film On Our Own Land. The inhabitants of the Baška grapa Valley, “the living monument to the film”, where most of the film was shot and […]

Nemir

Unstill / Unstill

13. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2018, 1:18:00, colour, DCP, 1:2,35, dolby SRD       fiction   David, a young man in his early 20s, escapes the mundanity in search of something bigger. His goal is to sail around the world in a stolen boat. Through the eyes of the handful of crew members, […]

Odrascanje

Growing Up / Odraščanje

15. september 2018 | 11.30 MAIN HALL 2017, 1:19:50, colour, DCP, 1:1,85, stereo       documentary   An intimate portrait of four-month-old Tibor and his mothers Daja and Jedrt who join the voting campaign ahead of the referendum on marriage equality in the lead-up to Christmas 2015. Alongside the challenges that accompany one’s first […]

Srecno_Monte_Carlo

All That Monte Carlo / Srečno, Monte Carlo

11. september 2018 | 12.15 MONFORT 2017, 1:19:50, colour, DCP, 16:9, digital       documentary   In 1949, the then Academy of Drama Arts moved to the nationalised building of Collegium Seraphicum. On its first floor, converted into classrooms, there was a tiny room used exclusively by students. In it, students of all generations […]