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10 Slovak works-in-progress to be presented in Bratislava and online

10 Slovak film projects will be presented at Works in Progress session during Bratislava Industry Days at IFF Febiofest Bratislava.

International jury will also hand the Best Febio Pitch Award worth €3000. Jury members are: Paolo Bertolin (Venice IFF), Xavier Henry-Rashid (Film Republic), and Barbara Orlicz-Szczypuła (Krakow FF). Partner awards include Cineuropa Work in Progress Award, which offers coverage of the awarded project throughout the various stages of development and distribution by Cineuropa, and Pop Up Film Residency Visegrad Award, which allows one project to benefit from 3-week residency in Warsaw and tailor-made mentoring program organized by Pop Up Film Residency.

Works in Progress presentation will take place on Friday, March 17 at 10:00 CST at Bratislava's Slovak National Gallery and will be live streamed for pre-registered audience – you can register here.

Of 10 selected projects in various stages of development/production, six are fiction films (including two shorts), three are documentaries, and one is animated short.

Selected projects:

Dom uprostred / The House in the Middle
directed by Dominik György
produced by Lívia Filusová (Furia Film)

Kamene / Rocks
directed by Paula Ďurinová
produced by Matej Sotník (guča films)

Miškov svet / My World Upside Down
directed by Daniel Rihák
produced by Martina Sakova, Daniel Rihák (What If Films)

Na milú Jarmilu / The End of Jarmila
fiction, short
directed by Alica Bednáriková
produced by Jakub Viktorín (nutprodukcia)

Period Drama
animation, short
directed by Michaela Mihalyi
produced by Jakub Rálek (, CZ), co-produced by Michaela Mihalyi (Worst Films. SK)

Pozor, padá SNG! / Hanging Without Walls
directed by Jana Durajová, Lena Kušnieriková
produced by Zuzana Mistríková, Ľubica Orechovská (PubRes)

Redakcia / Редакція / The Editorial Office
directed by Roman Bondarchuk
produced by Darya Bassel (Moon Man, UA), Darya Averchenko (South Films, UA), co-produced by Katarína Krnáčová (Silverart, SK)

Spievajúci dom / The Singing House
directed & produced by Andrej Kolenčík (Admiral Films)

Svlékat mlhy / Shedding the Mist
fiction, short
directed by Kateřina Hroníková
produced by Nataša Jurčová Findrová (FTF VŠMU)

Údolie vdov / The Valley of the Widows
directed by Miro Jelok
produced by Katarína Jonisová, Miro Jelok (Vințafilms)

Works in Progress is a public presentation of upcoming Slovak films for representatives of international film festivals, industry platforms, and sales agents. Slovak film professionals, members of press, film students and others interested in contemporary Slovak cinema are very welcome to join the presentation.

Live stream is accessible only to the pre-registered audience. You can register here.

Bratislava Industry Days are organized by IFF Febiofest Bratislava and the Slovak Film Institute.

published: 08.03.2023
updated: 23.03.2023