The Kino Otok – Isola Cinema International Film Festival has been exploring the art of film since 2004, discovering various film expressions in the company of filmmakers and an audience of all generations. Our programme is centred on world, European and Slovenian auteur cinema, which we understand as both art and an influential medium that reflects society, culture and life in general. ...

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We invite everyone who loves film and would like to undergo informal practical training in the field of organising film and cultural events to joins us and build an unforgettable film experience with us. ...

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After two extraordinary years, the 18th edition of Kino Otok – Isola Cinema International Film Festival in 2022 will be back to its traditional dates from 1 till 5 June in Izola, Slovenia. Its traditional Video on the Beach section will once again bring a fresh selection of edgy free-spirited shorts and their authors to the silver screen under the stars. Submit your films till 21 March 2022. ...

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This year's Skills Transfer, intended for the creators of the series, was created in cooperation with the 17th International Film Festival Kino Otok - Isola Cinema and the Center for Creativity at the Museum of Architecture and Design (MAO). It is part of the multi-day festival program for film professionals PRO OTOK (see full program), which will take place between 6 and 8 October 2021 at MAO in Ljubljana. Skill Transfer on 7 and 8 October 2021 brings the experience of six established filmmakers from Slovenia and abroad, who are successfully turning their visions in internationally successful series. ...

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On Sunday, we concluded the central part of the 17th International Film Festival Kino Otok - Isola Cinema, when many festival visitors exchanged opinions under the festival screens in Izola: spectators, authors, film and the festival bustle lovers. But the festival is not over yet. In October we will watch a retrospective of Marco Reche's films and a rich program for professionals will take place. ...

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Dear visitors, To make your and all other islanders' stay on Isola Cinema as carefree as possible, we kindly ask you to follow these guidelines: ...

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Film screenings have big significance at the Kino Otok – Isola Cinema festival, but we believe that the film comes to life only when the viewing is followed by reflection and conversation. That is why we strive to include as many guests as possible in the festival events – filmmakers who present their creativity as directly as possible. ...

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The 17th International Film Festival Kino Otok will take place in Izola between the 25th and 29th of August 2021. The entire program of this year’s edition will be known at the end of July and from then on there will be several warm up events in Izola, Nova Gorica and Ljubljana. ...

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At the International Film Festival Kino Otok – Isola Cinema, the traditional June plans were crossed by exceptional circumstances this year as well. Therefore, another extraserial festival of film creativity and inspiring socializing in Izola will take place at the end of the summer, between the 25thand 29thof August 2021. ...

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We invite everyone who loves film and would like to undergo informal practical training in the field of organising film and cultural events to joins us and build an unforgettable film experience with us. ...

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The 17th edition of Kino Otok – Isola Cinema International Film Festival will be held from 25 till 29 August in Izola, Slovenia. Its traditional Video on the Beach section will once again bring a fresh selection of edgy free-spirited shorts and their authors to the silver screen under the stars. ...

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