Kick off for the ““International Sportfilm FICTS Festival Slovenia”. The splendid location of Rogaška Slatina hosts – from June 19 – 22 – the third edition of the Festival organized by SKL in collaboration with the NOC Slovenia.

Vojko Korošec is the President and creator of the Festival part of the “World FICTS Challenge” International Circuit.

Wednesday, June 19, there will be film screenings for school youth in the morning, followed by screenings of films in the cultural center and on the European platform.

At 7 p.m., at Cultural Center Rogaška Slatina, there will be the official opening with the premiere of a Slovenian film about a firefighter competition, followed by the awarding of festival awards for achievements in sports and film. The FICTS President Prof. Franco Ascani sent a video message for the Opening.

The FICTS General Secretary Enzo Cappiello will join the Award Ceremony on June 22.

Short program:

  • Thursday, June 20, there will be a whole day of film shows in the cultural center, on the European platform and evening shows in Hotel Sava and Atlantida, the World, European and Open Championships of I feel Slovenia will begin in the Corn Hall, which will last until Saturday evening, and GWRA (Gold Wing) motorcycle association festival
  • Friday, June 21, afternoon and evening film screenings and a light show by Gold Wing motorcyclists.
  • Saturday, June 22, film screenings in the cultural center, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., the mini-Olympics will be held under the auspices of the Olympic Committee.
    In the afternoon at 3:00 p.m., the Zumba marathon dance event will begin until 7:30 p.m., when the awards will be given to the winning films. At 20:00 the party will start with DJ Killy under the title Back in time.

This year’s Festival events will be very varied and interesting. From the 620 submitted films, the committee selected 40, which will be screened at the festival and compete for awards. These are films on various topics, from athletics to winter sports. Among the most resounding this year is certainly the film about the famous tennis player Nikola Pilić, which we will personally host in Rogaška Slatina.