Stories From The Chestnut Woods Zgodbe iz kostanjevih gozdov
Gregor Božič / Slovenia, Italy / 2019 / 81 min / Italian, Slovene
Stories from the Chestnut Woods is a dreamlike parable about “life and death in a forgotten, desolate place”. At the last Festival of Slovenian Film, the feature-length debut by a young Slovenian director took home a record eleven Vesna Awards, among which were the ones for best feature film and best direction, as well the Audience Award.
History of Love Zgodovina ljubezni
Sonja Prosenc / Slovenia, Italy, Norway / 2018 / 105 min / English, Slovene
Sonja Prosenc, who astounded audiences with her debut feature ‘The Tree’, returns with this touching, poetic and visually stunning film, which premiered at Karlovy Vary and received a special mention for direction.
Isabelle Favez / Switzerland, France, Belgium / 2019 / 26 min / live dubbing, French / 3+
Zibilla is different and children at school don’t accept her. When she unintentionally falls into an exciting adventure and meets a wild lion, she gains the self‐confidence to roar back.
The Witch Hunters Zlogonje
Raško Miljković / Serbia, North Macedonia / 2018 / 90 min / Slovene subtitles, English Subtitles, Serbian / 8+
The witch hunt offers young protagonists a reality beyond anything they could have imagined. A suspense-ridden adventure film about children’s emancipation, The Witch Hunters has been bagging awards at kids film festivals across the world.