Invitation to the Grand Opening of the 1st Festival of Tolerance in Ljubljana


We are extremely delighted to start the year 2015 by announcing the cultural event that represents an extraordinary step in our cultural collaboration, emphasizing the urgency of well thought-out ethical social engagement.

For that reason we are inviting you to join us on Wednesday, February 4th 2015, at 7 PM in Mini teater on Križevniška Street 1 at the Grand Opening of the 1st Festival of Tolerance in Ljubljana organized by Mini teater and Jewish Cultural Centre Ljubljana in regional cooperation with the project leader JFF (Jewish Film Festival) Zagreb.

The introductory speech by the Honorary President of the Festival of Tolerance Branko Lustig, the director of JFF Zagreb and the Festival of Tolerance Director Nataša Popović and the Festival of

Tolerance in Ljubljana Director Robert Waltl will be followed by the performance by Mahdi Saadi from Palestina, member of the Ljubljana International Orchestra and an invitation to the Mirko Ilić’s Antimasonic Posters exhibition, while the film programme of the festival will be opened with the first film screening of the festival, Colette. The story of the Pulitzer Prize nominee Arnošt Lustig is a story about the power of love under an extreme life circumstances. It is a story of young lovers and their vigorous determination to escape from a hopeless life condition and theirs courage to face death.

Join us at the 1st Festival of Tolerance in Ljubljana!

We are looking forward to your company at the opening as well as all five days of the festival!


All the films are subtitled in Slovene and English.

All the festival programmes are free of charge. The number of tickets is limited. Free tickets are available at the Mini teater box office on Križevniška Street 1 in the opening hours. In case of availability the tickets will be available also before the screenings.