Film Festival Cottbus (5. – 10. 11. 2019) focusing on East and Central European cinema will present up to 10 Slovak films at its 29th edition! Slovak films can be found in 9 sections from a total of 15 sections of the festival.
The Feature Film Competition will present a drama By a Sharp Knife (d. Teodor Kuhn) and the Short Film Competition The March, directed by Michal Blaško, who made his feature debut Victim at the festival last year.
Another anniversary, 100 years of Bauhaus, is dedicated to the Specials section, which consists of two films - Off Season (d. Andrea Kalinová) and Gardeners (d. Mira Fornay).
The film Old-timers (d. Martin Dušek, Ondřej Provazník) will be introduced in the Spectrum section.
The regional section Region Lower Silesia dedicated to Poland will be represented by the co-production work Pardon (d. Jan Jakub Kolski).
Children can look forward to My Grandpa Is an Alien (d. Marina Andree Škop, Dražen Žarković) that will make part of the Children´s Film section.