An Employee of the Academy of Arts of the University of Nova Gorica Becomes a Laureate of the Festival of Slovenian Film

An employee of the Academy of Arts from the University of Nova Gorica has won the Vesna Award of the 21st Festival of Slovenian Film for the best animated film “Koyaa – Divji Ležalnik” (Koyaa – Wild Sunbed).

It should be recalled that the 21st Festival of Slovenian Film was held in Portorož from 10 to 15 September 2018. The programme of the event included screening of 111 films, 52 of which claimed for awards. The jury presented the Vesna Award for the best feature film directed by Urša Menart “Ne bom več luzerka” (My Last Year As a Loser), which also received the Vesna Award for best screenplay and the best actress in a supporting role (Živa Selan). The film directed by Miha Mazzini “Izbrisana” (Erased) and the film directed by Darko Štante “Posledice” (Consequences) received four Vesna Awards each.

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