Even though the organizers would not necessarily claim the project of queering the time and space through their Festival, the history and practices of the Ljubljana festival community do seem to engage in destabilizing the hegemonic geotemporality of Europeanization through sexual non-normativity.
My fieldwork in led me to imagine the Ljubljana festival as the film society 7 of the Slovenian lesbian and Ljubljana Gay and Lesbian Film Festival movement. Sanja Kajinic. This discursive distancing serves to hide the constant processes of negotiation of belonging within the eu as well as ongoing practical cooperation and communication within the post-Yugoslav region.
Similarly, Chakrabarty 8 searches for a possibility of theoretical resistance to uncritically understanding Europe as the central subject of all theoretical endeavors.
Infor instance, the festival was called Ljubljana Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Festival of Gay and Lesbian Film and the poster featured a gay scene — a film still of Rock Hudson, in this case. Sincethe best films of the festival are awarded prizes by the jury and by the audience.
They have started when there was no chance to start it without problems 5—6. Velikonja uses an example from the region to strengthen her case for engaged viewing as a privilege.
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They have started when there was no chance to start it without problems 5—6. These classical themes are introduced and exposed to the audience through different visual and narrative levels with one common element: water.
The activists simultaneously strive to legitimize their festival and their movement by mobilizing a Europeanizing discourse and to distance their activism from it by promoting more progressive identity politics.
Namely, programming is not focused on European films or on Europeanness as a theme. By Ger Zielinski. The Torino festival started two years after the Ljubljana event in