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|Bojan Mastilović, CEO|
- 23 November to 25 November 2018
New Slovenian Cinema, featuring screenings of Ivan, directed by Staragara); The Miner, directed by ( ); Men Don't Cry, co-produced by Iridium Film; The Box, an animation by (Bugbrain Studio); the short film The Invisible Hand of Adam Smith by , co-produced by Radio-Television Slovenia (RTV Slovenia); Assunta, directed by and produced by Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television (AGRFT); Chasm, directed by and co-produced by Mangart Production Group Ltd; Dance of Love, directed by and produced by Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television (AGRFT); A Very Short Film, directed by ; and documentaries Spreading the Seed by , produced by Luksuz Production and Growing Up by and , produced by , organised by Periskop at in ,
- 9 November to 11 November 2018
The screenings of Ivan, directed by Staragara); The Miner, directed by ( , with director attending); Men Don't Cry, co-produced by Iridium Film; Schoolmates, directed by and produced by Radio-Television Slovenia (RTV Slovenia); The Frog, co-produced by Iridium Film; and Love on the Roof of the World, directed by , produced by Staragara and co-produced by Radio-Television Slovenia (RTV Slovenia) (in the frame of the EUNIC Day of Languages project), supported by the the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia The Hague, at the Eastern Neighbours Film Festival at in ,
programme organiser (
- 14 July to 22 July 2018
Screenings of Ivan, directed by Staragara), The Miner, directed by (Nukleus Film), Men Don't Cry, co-produced by Iridium Film, Perseverance, directed by (Nukleus Film), in the Minority Co-Production section; Codelli, directed by (Astral Film), in the Documentary section; Quiet, directed by (Blade Production) in the Short Film section; Nighthawk, directed by (Finta, Radio-Television Slovenia (RTV Slovenia), ), Come Along, directed by (A.A.C. Productions), Koyaa - Naughty Toy Car and Koyaa - Flying Workbook, directed by (ZVVIKS, Institute for Film and Audiovisual Production), in the Films for Children section; Back to Me(mories) and What Remains by and Lucky for Us! by , all produced by Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television (AGRFT), in the Student section; supported by the Slovenian Film Centre, at the Pula Film Festival at , , , in ,
programme organiser (
- 4 June to 9 June 2018
The screenings of The Box, directed by Bugbrain Studio), in the Grand Competition Short Film section; Prince Ki-Ki-Do: Winter Story, directed by ( ), King Matheus, directed by (Iridium Film), and Koyaa - Wild Sunbed, directed by (ZVVIKS, Institute for Film and Audiovisual Production), in the Films for Children Competition section; Martin Krpan, directed by (Strup Productions), Mury the Cat - Going for a Walk, directed by ( ), in the Family Program section; Nighthawk, directed by (Finta, Radio-Television Slovenia (RTV Slovenia), ), in the Ribnjak section; and the presentation of good practice in regional cooperation by , supported by the , at the Animafest Zagreb in ,
programme organiser (
- 17 May to 20 May 2018
Days of Slovenian Film in Pula, featuring the screenings of the restored version of the Slovenian classic Real Pests, directed by Perfo Production), Come Along, directed by (A.A.C. Productions), and Let Him Be a Basketball Player, directed by (Gustav Film), organised by the Slovenian Film Centre in cooperation with the Slovenian Cultural Association Istra and the Pula Film Festival, at in ,
programme (restored by Iridium Film), Slovenia, Australia and Tomorrow the World, directed by (
- 15 February to 25 February 2018
Screenings of I Act, I Am, produced by Slovenian Film Centre and Viba Film Studio; 's series of short animated films Koyaa, produced by ZVVIKS, Institute for Film and Audiovisual Production; and What Comes Around, co-produced by Iridium Film; with screenwriter and director at the Berlinale Talent Campus, at the Berlinale, Berlin International Film Festival at , , in , organiser and co-produced by
- 13 November to 15 November 2017
Screenings of Men Don't Cry, co-produced by Iridium Film, Into the blue directed by Antonete Alamat Kusijanović and co-produced by Blade Production, and Trahere directed by and ( ), announced by the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia Rome, at the MedFilm Festival at in ,
Iridium's highest-profile feature film project to date is Muškarci ne plaču (Men Don't Cry, 2017), a Bosnian film that examines the psychological aftermath of the Yugoslav wars of the early 1990s. It was selected as the Bosnian entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 2018 Oscars and won the Special Jury Prize at the 2017 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. Iridium also picked up a Vesna Award for Best Minority Co-Production at the Festival of Slovenian Film (FSF) in the same year.
Other major projects include the feature films Žaba (The Frog, 2017, Bosnia-Slovenia) and Komedija solz (A Comedy of Tears, 2016, Slovenia-Italy), and the Cairo-set, Lebanese-made documentary Al Gami'ya (2018). Iridium's predecessor, RestArt, also received a Special Mention from the Los Angeles Film Review for its VFX work on Odmevi časa (Echoes of Time, 2013, Slovenia),multi-award-winning experimental film, and a Vesna for Best Minority Co-Production at FSF for the Serbian feature film Varvari (Barbarians, 2014).
In 2019 Iridium received Slovenian Film Centre funding to co-produce Homo (Only Human, 2020) by North Macedonian director Igor Ivanov. It also received its first Creative Europe development funding for FC Svoboda (FC Freedom), a feature film to be directed by .
The company has become more interested in film restoration in recent years, working on a number of Slovenian and Yugoslav classics, including Remington (1988, restored in 2017); To so gadi (Real Pests, 1977/2017); Dolina miru (Valley of Peace, 1956/2016); and Na svoji zemlji (On Our Own Land, 1948/2017).
- Creative Europe Stories: Iridium Film
- Iridium page, Slovenian film database
- Iridium page, Cineuropa
- RestArt page, Slovenian film database
Production and restoration