Slovenčina                                                              05.07.2020, 06:39
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  Slovak Cinema at the Marché du Film Online 2020
For the 17th time, the Slovak Film Institute is present at the Marché du Film to serve as an information and promotion point for film professionals interested in Slovak cinema and audiovisual industry. Because of measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19, the film market will take place exclusively online.
  Slovak Classics at the Midnight Sun Forever Online Film Festival
The film festival in Sodankylä will be the first Finnish festival to move its edition online due to the pandemic. The online edition of the event, dubbed Midnight Sun Forever (June 10 – 14, 2020) will present more than 50 films including four Slovak gems from the 1960s. This will be the very first screening of Slovak classic films at an international online film event.
  Slovak films at the first online goEast 2020
The 20th goEast (Festival of Central and Eastern European Film) will take place despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. On the promised dates (May 5 – 11, 2020) it is however moving to the online space. As the art of film belongs to the cinema, the festival team decided to postpone several program sections until the end of this year with promised participation of expected guests.
  The Sun in a Net 2020 – Nominations
The 10th Slovak National Film Awards The Sun in a Net 2019, presented by the Slovak Film and Television Academy (SFTA), will honour the most remarkable films and creative accomplishment of Slovak cinema. The Gala ceremony will take place on Friday, April 17, 2020 and will be broadcasted live on TV channel Jednotka (RTVS).
  What's Slovak at Berlinale 2020
The 70th Berlinale (Feb 20 - March 1, 2020) is getting closer and brings multiple reasons to celebrate. Long-awaited film Servants by Ivan Ostrochovský will compete in brand-new section Encounters and two minority co-productions will be presented as well. Charlatan by renowned polish director Agnieszka Holland will world premiere in Berlinale Special Gala and Viera Čákanyová‘s feature debut FREM will have its international premiere in the Forum section.
  Slovak Film Institute Back in Clermont-Ferrand!
After last year's exceptional success, Slovak shorts continue to thrive. Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival (January 1 – February 8, 2020), one of the world’s largest and most prestigious film festivals dedicated to short films, will present two Slovak animated films in its program. Furthermore, Slovakia will be represented for the second time within Short Film Market (February 3 – 6, 2020).
  Slovak Films at IFF Rotterdam 2020
The 48th IFF Rotterdam (Jan 22 – Feb 2, 2020) will present three full-length Slovak films.
  Slovak presence at Tallinn Black Nights 2019
One of the biggest film festivals in Northern Europe with busiest regional industry platforms Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (November 15 – December 1, 2019) will introduce at its 23rd edition two Slovak features including world premiere of Mira Fornay’s absurd drama Cook, F**k, Kill. Slovak cinema will also be present within Tallinn’s sub-festivals Just Film, PÖFF Shorts and at programs dedicated to film industry professionals.

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