France Štiglic

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France Štiglic
Born (1919-11-12)12 November 1919
Kranj, Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes
Died 4 May 1993(1993-05-04) (aged 73)
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1946 - 1984

France Štiglic (12 November 1919 – 4 May 1993) was a Slovenian film director and screenwriter. His 1948 film On Our Own Land was entered into the 1949 Cannes Film Festival.[1] His film The Ninth Circle (1960) was Yugoslavia's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 33rd Academy Awards, where it was shortlisted for the award.[2]

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  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: On Own Land". Retrieved 2009-01-08. 
  2. ^ "The 33rd Academy Awards (1961) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 

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