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ZA VOGALOM

AROUND THE CORNER

12 years old boy Nejc witnesses teenage bullying. He befriends Timi, the victim of violence.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: MAJA WEISS in IVAN KRAMBERGER ml
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2021
Length: 88 min
NE POZABI DIHATI

DON’T FORGET TO BREATHE

Fifteen-year-old Klemen lives with his elder brother Peter and single mother in a small and remote rural town. Klemen’s well-established routine of spending time with his beloved brother on the tennis court and by the nearby river gets interrupted by Peter’s sudden and passionate love affair with his gorgeous peer Sonja, which triggers in Klemen a torrent of conflicting emotions.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2019
Length: 98 min
VPRAŠANJE IDENTITETE (1)

IDENTITY DILEMMA

A journey between past and present, at the Italian borders of the ex Austro-Hungarian Empire, to discover the stories of those women who fought for the confirmation of their own identity at the falling of the empire.
Direction: SABRINA MORENA
Scenario: SABRINA MORENA
Main producer: MARTA ZACCARON
Production year: 2018
Length: 78 min
DOBER DAN ZA DELO front

A GOOD DAY’S WORK

Armin is unemployed for a long time, and he desperately needs a job. His wife Jasmina is pregnant; his son Edin has behavioral problems at school.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS, ENES ERBAY
Production year: 2018
Length: 75 min
NEDELJSKO JUTRO

SUNDAY MORNING

Two boys, their fathers and a dog in an unexpected encounter in a forest on Sunday morning. Short film about authorities, disappointments and the birth of a rebel.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2017
Length: 14 min

PETER vs. HARRY

Peter vs. Harry is a one-hour documentary portrait of the German versatile artist Petr Braatz living in Ljubljana.
Direction: IDA WEISS
Scenario: IDA WEISS
Main producer: SENCA STUDIO, Koproducenti: BELA FILM, TARIS FILM
Production year: 2018
Length: 55 min
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PAPPENSTORY A Story About Slovenian Amateur Theater SAG Trieste

The institution of the Slovene theatre in Trieste was a fundamental cultural space of the Slovene minority in Italy, and represented a platform for cultural development and critical perception of social reality. When in the 70s, a group of young artists was dissatisfied by the theatre’s increasing willingness to subordinate itself to current political authorities, they decided to establish the Slovene amateur theatre SAG. The SAG involved a host of enthusiastic young thinkers and creators, while Sergej Verč, Boris Kobal, Bogomila Kravos and Ivan Verč represented its soul.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: BOGOMILA KRAVOS, MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2017
Length: 49 min
BLUE VELVET REVISITED – PONOVNI POGLED NA MODRI ŽAMET

BLUE VELVET REVISITED

Blue Velvet Revisited is a documentary film based on hours of documentary footage that was filmed and photographed in 1985 in the USA, on the set of “Blue Velvet” of David Lynch.
Direction: PETER BRAATZ
Scenario: PETER BRAATZ
Main producer: PETER BRAATZ
Production year: 2016
Length: 85 min
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A WELL SPENT AFTERNOON

After failing yet another job interview, the father is spending an afternoon with his seven-year-old son. They happen to find a wallet full of money, and father teaches his son the right thing to do.
Direction: HARRY RAG
Scenario: HARRY RAG
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2014
Length: 15 min
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DOBERDOB – A NOVEL BY A REBEL

In 1930, the war novel Doberdob by Prežihov Voranc was announced to be published. It describes the tragic stories of the soldiers that fought in the Doberdò plateau where according to historians majority of Slovenian soldiers battling during World War I bled to death.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2015
Length: 74 min
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CHAMPAGNE TWIST

A young man works at a champagne-production in the north of Slovenia. He has to turn thousands of bottles slightly by hand, giving them a twist.
Direction: HARRY RAG
Scenario: HARRY RAG
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2014
Length: 15 min
NAHRANI ME Z BESEDAMI

FEED ME WITH YOUR WORDS

In order to perfect his research, Robert travels to Italy, where he meets an unusual homeless man. Overwhelmed and confused by the unexpected encounter with that mysterious man, Robert begins to follow him and disappears without a trace.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2012
Length: 88 min
TAMIKREST

TAMIKREST

The band Tamikrest reflects in their songs the desires of the young Tuareg, they play the “blues of the desert” on numerous concerts in Europe and in their home country at campfires, in the south of Algeria, directly on the borderline to Mali.
Direction: PETER BRAATZ
Scenario: PETER BRAATZ
Production year: 2012
Length: 80 min
NOČNE LADJE

NIGHT BOATS

The last one is the same as the first: unexpected, astonishing and awkward. There are hundreds of stories of first love. This is a story of the last one.
Direction: IGOR MIRKOVIĆ
Scenario: IGOR MIRKOVIĆ
Main producer: DARIJA KULENOVIĆ GUDAN, MARINA ANDREE ŠKOP
Production year: 2012
Length: 97 min
FANT, POBRATIM SMRTI 2

BOY, BLOODBROTHER OF DEATH 2

Chernobyl 25 years later… What was happening in the meantime, between the first nuclear cataclysm and the prospect of another one? Where have all the international relief funds disappeared and where are the millions, intended for the reconstruction of the decaying sarcophagus? Where is my life taking me? What legacy am I leaving to my son… These are just some of the questions that the little boy from Chernobyl Anatoliy Rizhov – Tolya, now a grown-up, is trying to answer 20 years after the first documentary about him was made.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2012
Length: 51 min
KAM JE IZGINIL DELAVSKI RAZRED?

WHERE HAS THE WORKING CLASS GONE?

The film was in production from May 2009 till May 2010. By the end of May 2010 there were 98,401 people registered on the Labour Exchange list, which is 16.4 % more than in May 2009.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2010
Length: 55 min
ROBUTANJE KORUZE

STEALING THE CORN

What happens if you are caught by the owner while stealing the corn?
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2009
Length: 11 min
DAR FUR – VOJNA ZA VODO

DAR FUR – WAR FOR WATER

Dar Fur – War for Water is about a mission, that Tomo Križnar, a human rights activist and (former) Slovenian President Janez Drnovsek’s special emissary in Darfur, made.
Direction: TOMO KRIŽNAR & MAJA WEISS
Scenario: TOMO KRIŽNAR & MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2008
Length: 92 min
VSAKDAN NI VSAK DAN

EVERY DAY IS NOT THE SAME

Little things in the everyday life of six different people.
Direction: MARTIN TURK
Scenario: MARTIN TURK
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2008
Length: 12 min
OBČUTEK ZA VETER

FEEL FOR THE WIND

The film is based on a poetry book of the same name written by Feri Lainšček and Dušan Šarotar, which was published in 2004 by the Franc Franc publishing house from Murska Sobota. Shooting took place on various locations throughout the Prekmurje region. Above all, it is a film about the word, the wind, the unseen, that which is only inside us and nowhere else, some perhaps call it soul, perhaps just a feeling.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: FERI LAINŠČEK, DUŠAN ŠAROTAR, MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2008
Length: 50 min
INSTALACIJA LJUBEZNI

INSTALLATION OF LOVE

Married to a wealthy meat dealer, Mojca (45) is worshiper of fine art and mother of two grown-up kids. Desperate for love and passion, she becomes an object of video installation which her ex-lover and now renown conceptual artist Milos is completing with a help of her daughter Nika.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2007
Length: 98 min
HUDIČEVA KOLONIJA

DEVIL’S COLONY

Tichilesti is a small village that sits seemingly at the end of the world where an unusual mixture of village and sanatorium can be found. This lost town is just up from the Danube River Delta, the most picturesque of Romanian landscapes, where 23 lepers and more than three-dozen hospital staff live. Among the staff is just one doctor, a dermatologist, Rizvan Vasilu.
Direction: BORIS PETKOVIČ
Scenario: BORIS PETKOVIČ
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2006
Length: 48 min

ROAD OF BROTHERHOOD AND UNITY

The documentary film Road of Brotherhood and Unity is a personal diary of Maja Weiss, filmed in November 1998 along the famous route of Brotherhood and Unity, which connected all the republics of former Yugoslavia, now countries Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 1999
Length: 104 min / 50 min

NUBA

In 1980, during his first visit to the Nuba Mountain Range, Tomo Križnar encountered the healthiest and happiest of people. He named them the pure people.
Direction: TOMO KRIŽNAR and MAJA WEISS
Scenario: TOMO KRIŽNAR and MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2000
Length: 62 min
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GLAZIER BLUES

As if in a different time, neither past nor future, workers in the glass-factory of Hrastnik, Slovenia, surrounded by noise, steam and hypnotic rhythms of never-stopping machinery.
Direction: HARRY RAG
Scenario: HARRY RAG
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2001
Length: 13 min
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GUARDIAN OF THE FRONTIER

For their summer holidays, three students Alja, Žana and Simona, decide to take a canoe trip down the Kolpa river, the river which divides Slovenia from Croatia. They are unaware that they are being watched by the Guardian of the Frontier, a conservative local politician, the self-styled defender of traditional Slovenian values, who is quite possible prepared to kill those who transgress.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: BROCK NORMAN BROCK, ZORAN HOČEVAR, MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2002
Length: 100 min
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CHILD IN TIME

A baroque’n’roll film about child in time. About a child cought in a time of socialism, catholicism and rock.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2004
Length: 16 min
POD PREŠERNOVO GLAVO STARI NOVI OBRAZI EVROPE

EUROPE’S OLD NEW FACES

A documentary film about France Prešeren, embodied by the Prešeren Statue on Tromostovje in Ljubljana, and about the modern poet – the rap artist Klemen Klemen, the journalist and writer Vesna Milek, the student and model Dragana and miss Frida, who worked, so it was chosen by doctors, in the public toilet on Tromostovje.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: BARBARA SUŠEC MICHIELI & MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS, MARTINA HAUBRICH
Production year: 2004
Length: 25 min
HOČEM OSVOJITI SVET

I WANT TO CONQUER THE WORLD

Maria Vera (Franziska Xaveria Maria Eppich, married Baroness von Osten Sacken), was an actress, director and teacher of Slovenian-German descent. She was born on November 22nd of 1881 in Kamnik and died in Ljubljana on January 12th of 1954. Between the years 1907 and 1954, she lived and worked in three cultural and language environments: German, Serbo-Croat and Slovenian.
Direction: MAJA WEISS
Scenario: BARBARA SUŠEC MICHIELI & MAJA WEISS
Main producer: IDA WEISS
Production year: 2006
Length: 54 min