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Class Enemy triumphs at Slovenian awards

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- Rok Biček’s Class Enemy won seven awards at the Festival of Slovenian Film in Portorose (September 11-15)

Class Enemy triumphs at Slovenian awards

The 16th Festival of Slovenian Film in Portorose closed with Rok Biček’s Class Enemy [+see also:
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interview: Rok Bicek
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(photo) winning seven Vesna awards, including best film, best leading actor for Igor Samobor (who also received the award for actor of the year from Stop magazine), best supporting actress for Barbara Gračner, best cinematography for Fabio Stoll, best costume design for Bistra Borak, and audience and critics’ awards.

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The best director award went to Marko Šantić for Seduce Me, while Matjaž Ivanišin and Nebojša Pop-Tasić won best screenplay for documentary Karpotrotter.

Nina Rakovec won the best leading actress award for her role in Nejc Gazvoda's Dual [+see also:
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, which also brought best music award to Monkey Cup Dress.

The ensemble cast of Goran Vojnović’s Chefurs Raus! - Dino Hajderović, Ivan Pašalić and Jernej Kogovšek received the best supporting actor award.

Janez Burger's The Elderly Parasite or Who Is Marko Brecelj? got the best documentary and best editing awards for Miloš Kalusek.

Italian director Mateo Oleotto's Zoran, My Nephew the Idiot [+see also:
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won the best minority co-production award and best production design for Vasja Kokelj and Anton Vončina Spazapan.

Best animated film award went to Boris Dolenc's Wanted, and best short film to Špela Čadež's Boles.

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