The 61st FIAF Congress will take place from Sunday, 5th June (day of
arrival) to Sunday, 12th June 2005 (day of departure).
with a Festive Academy in honour of the 100th anniversary of Slovenian
cinema, the Congress will continue with a symposium on ethnographic
film featuring presentations by well-established Slovene and international
experts; with regional meetings, workshops and close with a meeting
of the general assembly.
Border formalities are minimised, and correspond to European standards.
Citizens of the European Union and certain other European countries
may cross the border using a valid personal identification document.
Those who require visas to visit Slovenia can obtain them at the Slovenian
Embassy or Consulate in their country.
We ask everyone who applies for visa to add in the registration form
the number of the passport and the date of availability.
According to the information of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the
Republic of Slovenia of March, 2004, participants from the following
countries will need visas:
Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia/Herzegovina,
Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Indonesia, India, Iran, South Africa,
China, Colombia, Cuba, Macedonia, Morocco, Nigeria, Russian Federation,
North Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Taiwan, Ukraine, Vietnam.
In the event that you should require our invitation to the Congress
to obtain your visa we will be glad to provide it.
Simultaneous interpretation into English, French and Spanish will be
provided during the symposium, the General Assembly, Second Century
Forum and Open Forum.