BRATISLAVA: Director Peter Budinský is in production with his debut film Heart of a Tower / Srdce veže, an animated adventure film. The story was writen by Patrik Pašš jr., and the film is produced by BFILM and coproduced by Plutoon, which started to develop it in 2013.

BRATISLAVA: The award-winning Slovak director Mira Fornay, whose second feature My Dog Killer / Môj pes Killer (CINEART TV Prague) won the Tiger award at the 42nd IFF Rotterdam, is finishing post-production on  the absurd drama Cook, F**k, Kill / Žaby bez jazyka. Fornay had been trying to get the film funded and produced since 2015.

BRATISLAVA: The creative documentary Elsewhere / Inde will screen at the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. The film was directed by Juraj Nvota and Marian Urban and premiered in the 25th edition of MFFK Febiofest in March of 2018.

BRATISLAVA: The creative documentary Occupation 1968 / Okupácia 1968 will screen at the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. The film was produced by Peter Kerekes Film and distributed by FILMTOPIA. It premiered at the goEast Festival in 2018.

BRATISLAVA: The dance film Backstage will screen in the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. The film, directed by Andrea Sedláčková, was released in domestic cinemas in March 2018 and premiered in the main competition of the 58th Zlin IFF.

BRATISLAVA: The feature drama The Cellar / Pivnica will screen at the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. This Slovak/Czech/Russian coproduction, produced by Furia Film, premiered at the 13th Cinematik IFF in 2018.

BRATISLAVA: Karel Janák´s thriller Intimate Enemy / Dôverný nepriateľ will screen at the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. This Slovak/Czech coproduction premiered at the 26th Art Film Fest Košice in June 2018.

BRATISLAVA: Ladislav Kaboš´s documentary The Band / Kapela will screen at the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. This is a follow-up to the popular documentary All My Children / Všetky moje deti by Ladislav Kaboš, which was released at the 13th Cinematik IFF in 2018.

BRATISLAVA: Laco Halama’s biopic Dubček will screen at the 5th Slovak Film Week, the showcase of domestic production organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy in Bratislava from 6 to 12 April 2019. This is the first film about Alexander Dubček, who was at the forefront of many important social changes at the end of the 1960s.

BRATISLAVA: The Interpreter / Tlmočník was awarded best feature film at the Sun in a Net Awards 2019, organised by the Slovak Film and Television Academy. Martin Šulík´s road movie received six prizes out of 12 nominations, including best director and best scriptwriter.