Prosenc’s “History of Love” in development

History of Love is the sophomore feature from the Slovenian director (EWA Member) Sonja Prosenc.

Currently the film is in development stage and being developed in co-operation with EAVE.  It was selected (among 300 projects)  into When East Meets West (Trieste, January 2016) line-up where it received EAVE Scholarship AwardFilm London and New Cinema Network Espresso Award and support from RE-ACT Co-Development Funding Scheme by the Friuli-Venezia Giulia Audiovisual Fund, the Slovenian Film Centre and the Croatian Audiovisual Centre

After the university diploma, Sonja Prosenc attended Berlinale and Sarajevo TC and was selected to TorinoFilmLab. Her acclaimed debut feature film The Tree premiered at Karlovy Vary IFF 2014 and received FIPRESCI Prize and other awards alongside excellent reviews. It was the Slovenian OSCAR entry 2016.

HISTORY OF LOVE: After the death of her mother a girl submerges into a world completely different from the one she is used to, to come to terms with her new reality.

  • production company: MONOO, Rok Sečen, Sonja Prosenc
  • writer, director: Sonja Prosenc
  • country of origin: Slovenia
  • production co-financing: Slovenian Film Centre
  • development awards and funding: Slovenian Film Centre, RE-ACT Co-Development Funding; When East Meets West (Trieste 2016): EAVE Scholarship Award, Film London and New Cinema Network Espresso Award