13th Festival Echoes of heritage – 70 years of movie On their land

At the end of this year, 70 years shall pass from the production of first Slovenian feature film On their land, which was in year 1948 directed by France Štiglic and means the beginning of Slovenian professional cinematography. “Look at it, our grapa! Baška grapa!”, were the first Slovenian words, said in the movie. As his cradle, Baška grapa is recorded in Tolmin, where the majority of the movie scenes were recorded in the villages Grahovo ob Bači and Koritnica. The heritage of the movie, since its birth, was slowly but steadily upgraded.

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