52nd edition

Martin Turk

Born in 1978 in Trieste. In 1998 began his studies of film and TV direction at the Ljubljana Film Academy. His graduating short film The Excursion won several international awards (Montpellier, Bologna, Wiesbaden). His professional debute film A Slice of Life was presented at several international film festivals (Edinburgh, Angers, Huesca, Valencia, Bristol, Montpellier…) and won prize for the best Slovenian short film in 2006. Worked as assistant director on several full-length feature films.