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International Film Festival Berlin


Slovak Cinema at Berlinale 2017

February 9 - 19, 2017  Berlin  Germany

What's Slovak in Berlin 2017?
(to download)

Slovak Films 16-17
(.pdf to download)

  Two Bears for Slovak Films at Berlinale 2017
The 2017 edition of Berlinale has been a success for Slovak films. Spoor by Agnieszka Holland and Kasia Adamik have received the Silver Bear – Alfred Bauer Prize and Little Harbour by Iveta Grófová was awarded the Crystal Bear.
  Little Harbour at Generation Kplus section
Iveta Grófová´s second feature will be introduced within the Generation Kplus section.
  Interview with Iveta Grófová
Interview with the director and producer of Little Harbour.
  A Prominet Patient at Berlinale Special section
Julius Ševčík's feature film A Prominent Patient (orig. MASARYK) with Czech actor Karel Roden as the main lead Jan Masaryk was selected for the section Berlinale Special.
  Interview with Rudolf Biermann
Interview with Rudolf Biermann, producer of A Prominent Patient.
  Spoor in Main Competition
Renowned Polish director Agnieszka Holland will introduce her new film Spoor (orig. POKOT) in Berlinale´s Main Compettion.
  Berlinale Talents - Marta Prokopová
Slovak representative at Berlinale Talents 2017 is director and scriptwriter Marta Prokopová.
  The GWFF collective society scholarship grant
It is our great pleasure to announce that talented Slovak production student Radka Babincová has won the 4 500 Euro scholarship grant funded by German collective society GWFF – Gesellschaft zur Wahrnehmung von Film- und Fernsehrechten mbH. The price is being awarded in co-operation with FilmFestival Cottbus since 2007.
  EFM Screenings 2017
Four Slovak films are also presented at European Film Market 2017: Little Harbour, A prominent Patient, Spoor, Tiger Theory.


Peter Dubecký | Feb 11 - 15 |  |
Rastislav Steranka | Feb 8 - 15 | |
Alexandra Strelková | Feb 10 -15 | |
Imelda Selková| Feb 10 - 18 | |
Soňa Balážová | Feb 8 - 18 | | 
Vanda Vacvalová (SFÚ sales) | Feb 11 - 13 | | 

This year, Slovakia will be present at the European Film Market in Berlin for the 12th time. Together with friends and colleagues from the Czech Republic and Slovenia, under the umbrella of the Central European Cinema, The Slovak Film Institute offers an informational and promotional point for Slovak cinema, and a networking place for Slovak film professionals and their international counterparts.

The Slovak Film Institute team is ready and happy to meet you at the Central European Cinema stand No. 137 in Martin-Gropius-Bau. We will present recent Slovak films and co-productions, as well as treasures from the National Film Archive. The new edition of the catalogue Slovak Films 16 – 17, including the Slovak Film Guide will be also available, providing up-to-date information about recent Slovak cinema.

Come and meet us at the EFM!

The presentation of Slovak cinema and audiovisual industry at the European Film Market is organized by the Slovak Film Institute, with financial support of tte Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic, in partnership with the Slovak Cultural Institute in Berlin.

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published: 03.02.2017
updated: 09.02.2017