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  Slovak films presented at the World Film Festival Montreal
The World Film Festival Montreal, held between August 27 – September 7, 2009 will present two new Slovak films in its non-competitive sections.
  Broken Promise at San Francisco Jewish FF in reviews
Broken Promise, the recent feature film of director Jiří Chlumský, was presented at the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, held during July 23 – August 10, 2009. The film‘s screenings were followed by positive responses of the viewers, especially of various reviewers.
  FOXES selected for 24th International Critics´ Week Venice
World Premiere of new Slovak coproduction debut - Foxes by Mira Fornay - will be held at Venice Film Festival.
  Moon Inside You at IFF Locarno
Moon Inside You by a Slovak director Diana Fabiánová (coproduction: SK – FR – ES, 2009) is selected for the 20. Critics' Week at IFF Locarno. The film will be presented in its international premiere. It is the first Slovak film ever to be presented at Locarno festival.
  Osadné Awarded the Best Documentary at Karlovy Vary IFF 2009
Osadné, the new film by Marko Škop, which represented Slovak Republic in the Documentary Films in Competition at Karlovy Vary IFF 2009 received the award for the Best Documentary Film over 30 minutes long.
  Slovak official nominations for EFA Awards
Soul at Peace and Cooking History – Slovak official nominations for EFA Awards.
  Matthieu Darras – the new Artistic Director of IFF Bratislava
The 11th edition of the International Film Festival Bratislava will be enriched by the cooperation with its newly appointed artistic director coming from France – publicist, journalist, film critic and cultural manager Matthieu Darras.
  My Husbands’ Women premiering in Shanghai
The new Slovak film My Husbands‘ Women / Ženy môjho muža (a.k.a. Flowers of Sakura) will have its international premiere at the International film festival Shanghai in China, held June 13 – 21, 2009.
  Broken Promise awarded in Los Angeles
The feature Slovak film Broken Promise / Nedodržaný sľub was granted with the main prize of the Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival in USA in the fiction film category.
On May 7, 2009 the Board of the Audiovisual Fund elected Fund's first director – Mr. Martin Šmatlák.
In compliance with the Law on the Audiovisual Fund (no. 516/2008 Coll.) the Board appointed the director of the Fund for 5 year office term, starting as of the day of the election.

updated: 07.12.2013