Hope in the
face of adversity
Slovene cinema & the Portorož Festival of Slovene Film
Portorož was shorter this year and Slovene film still has some way to go, but there was still optimism. Brian J Požun looks at the event and the national industry.
Small town on the edge
Saša Đukić's Na svoji Vesni (On My Darling Vesna, 2002) and the Novo Mesto scene
Despite increasing international recognition, Slovene cinema has yet to have domestic box office success. Brian J Požun looks at a small town and a new film that could change all that.
Skopje Film Festival 2002
This year, the Skopje Film Festival changed venue, embraced Europe, dropped it's lo-fi aesthetic and lost the aroma of pot. Igor Pop Trajkov mulls over whether the event was better for the changes.