Olmo Omerzu

director Winter Flies

Olmo Omerzu

Olmo Omerzu, is a Slovenia-born filmmaker living and working in the Czech Republic. Born in 1984 in Ljubljana, he studied at Prague’s FAMU, graduating in 2011 with his award-winning debut fiction feature A Night Too Young which premiered at the Berlinale. His next movie, Family Film (2015, in competition of CinEast) premiered in San Sebastian in the New Directors section and travelled around many festivals. His latest film Winter Flies premiered at Karlovy Vary IFF this summer, where it received the Best Director award.