Posts by: Mateja S

Call for Entries: Deadline Extended to January 15th

Call for Entries: Deadline Extended to January 15th

We are pleased to announce that an international Call for Entries for the 9th edition of the Festival of Migrant Film has been extended until January 15th 2018! International filmmakers, video artists and activists are invited to submit their films and video works of any genre, length or year of production for consideration to the…

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Call for entries FMF 2018

Call for entries FMF 2018

We are pleased to announce that an international Call for Entries for the 9th edition of the Festival of Migrant Film is opened until December 31st 2017! International filmmakers, video artists and activists are invited to submit their films and video works of any genre, length or year of production for consideration to the Festival…

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We will finish the weekend with poetry, films and Maghreb cuisine

We will finish the weekend in Second Home in Rog. In collaboration with Društvo Gmajna and Second we are preparing an event Migrant Literature Out Loud!. The participants will read poetry in Arabic, Farsi, Kyrgyz, Sorani, Russian, Turkish, Urdu and it’s translations in Slovene or English. With us will also be an award winning poet…

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Screenings on the third day of the festival

Screenings on the third day of the festival

On Saturday, the festival will take place in Slovenian cinematheque and Kinodvor. At 19.00 in Slovenian cinematheque we will screen the film In transit by Oskar Tejedor, which deals with the realities faced by thousands of Latin American mothers who travel to Europe alone in search of financial stability, and the consequences of the long-distance…

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What is happening on the second day of the festival

What is happening on the second day of the festival

The festival opening is behind us. Today we continue at the Slovenian Cinematheque. At 19.00 we welcome you to the screening of the film Life is waiting: referendum and resistance in Western Sahara. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Simon Dreven (director of Reflektum, coordinator of the project The story of the…

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Words of the designers

For the past 6 years the festival has been accompanied by an interesting visuals. Creative artist Drago Mlakar and designer Martina Kokovnik-Hakl came up with an image of a button, well known to all of us. We are talking about the “eject” button. They played with words and came out their visual art, which they…

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Programme is out

Programme is out

In mid-June, more specifically between 15th and 20th June, we invite you to screenings and accompanying events of the 8th Festival of migrant film. The festival will bring stories of many who have been forced to leave their homes, of those who are often forgotten and not heard often enough. The film stories and contributions…

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Looking for interpreters and video editors

Looking for interpreters and video editors

FMF 2017 is approaching with the speed of light and while the team is working at full steam, we’re not the Indian goddess Durga with ten hands. We therefore invite to participate at FMF 2017 those, who are already familiar with FMF, and those who are not. What you do have in common is that…

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The programme is almost finished!

We are pleased to share the news that the programme is almost fully completed! We are very happy to say that we received almost 200 films. After reviewing all submitted applications, the programme team selected the best films, which will be screened in Ljubljana and elsewhere between June 15th and 20th. The film programme will…

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Last year’s poster wins the award!

Last year’s poster wins the award!

Last year’s poster “Look through their eyes” wins the award for best poster at this year’s Slovenian Marketing Conference. It was designed and developed by Martina Kokovnik Hakl and Drago Mlakar from the agency Pristop. Congratulations!

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