Danijel Hocevar

Danijel Hocevar


MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2017
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2018
MIDPOINT Shorts 2018
MIDPOINT Intensive Serbia 2018
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019
MIDPOINT Shorts 2019
MIDPOINT Intensive Montenegro 2019
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2020
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2021
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2022

MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2017 project selection announced
Danijel Hocevar new Head of Studies of Feature Launch
MIDPOINT goes to Macedonia
MIDPOINT goes to Karlovy Vary IFF
MIDPOINT Feature Launch expands
MIDPOINT Feature Launch & Shorts 2018 – deadlines extended!
MIDPOINT results at Connecting Cottbus
MIDPOINT Feature Launch & Shorts 2018 taking off
Reports on Feature Launch & Shorts W1 2018
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2018 - Second workshop is about to begin
Reports on MIDPOINT Feature Launch, Shorts & Intensive Serbia programs
MIDPOINT presents new exciting projects at KVIFF 2018
MIDPOINT Feature Launch is about to take off
Second workshop of Feature Launch is about to take off
MIDPOINT Feature Launch: Awards winners and third workshop wrap-up
David Pope and Danijel Hocevar to lead the MIDPOINT Intensive Montenegro workshop
Intensive Montenegro: project selection!
Intensive Montenegro starts next week: invitation to open lectures
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2020: Awards Winners
Workshop 1 of Feature Launch 2021 takes off this week
Feature Launch 2021 participants start their second workshop today
Winners of Feature Launch 2021


Film producer and CEO of Vertigo, a Ljubljana (Slovenia)-based production company with distinctive track record and extensive working experience on international co-productions and narrow budget films, incl. Small Body (2021, Cannes FF Critic’s Week) by Laura Samani, Reconciliation (2021, CPH: DOX Next Wave Competition) by Marija Zidar, Otac / Father (2020, Berlinale Panorama Audience Award) by Srdan Golubovic, God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya (2019, Berlinale Competition: Ecumenical Award, and Lux Film Prize 2019) by Teona Mitevska, Half-Sister (2019, Karlovy Vary IFF Main Competition), Nightlife (2016, Karlovy Vary IFF’s Best Director Award), Slovenian Girl (2009, Toronto IFF) and Spare Parts (2003, Berlinale Competition), all directed by Damjan Kozole, An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker (2013, 2 Berlinale Silver Bears) by Danis Tanovic, Circles (2013, Sundance FF World Cinema Competition’s Jury Prize) by S. Golubovic, Alexandrians (2011, Trieste Film Festival Best Documentary) by Metod Pevec and Bread and Milk (2001, Venice FF’s Lion of the Future Award) by Jan Cvitkovic.

Danijel has been selected as Variety’s Ten Producers to Watch, is a member of EFA, and the president of the Association of Slovenian Film Producers. Since 2005 he’s actively involved as a tutor with several European training initiatives such as MIDPOINT Institute, EAVE, Nipkow Program, and Maia Workshops. He is also a member of the selection committee of the When East Meets West co-production market in Trieste.