Kolja Saksida (1981) received his MA from the ECAL University of Art and Design, Switzerland. He works in filmmaking as a director, producer and teacher. His animated series Koyaa appeared on RTV Slovenia in 2005, followed by animated films Kiddo – Slingshot (2009), Koyaa – the Extraordinary (2011), Azulejo or Visual Illusion (2012), Koyaa – Flower (2013), and Koyaa – Wild Sunbed (2017) screened at over 250 locations worldwide. Kolja is a member of the Slovene Animated Film Association and an assistant professor at the School of Arts, University of Nova Gorica, as well as head of ZVVIKS production house.
Films screened at Animafest