Education & Training

2018-2022 ⎼ University of Nova Gorica School of Arts
2021-2022 ⎼ LUCA School of Arts, Campus Sint-Lukas (Erasmus)
2021-2022 ⎼ 14th Animation Sans Frontières @ Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Ludwigsburg (DE), Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest (HU), The Animation Workshop, Viborg (DK) and Gobelins l'École de l'Image, Paris (FR)
2022 ⎼ Kratka Scena - Screenwriting Workshop @ Ljubljana, Izola, Portorož (SI)
2022 ⎼ CEE Animation Rise & Shine - Animation pitching Lab @ Animafest, Zagreb (HR) and Animateka, Ljubljana (SI)

Awards, Special Mentions and Nominations

⎼ Best student animated film - DSAF 2020
⎼ Nomination - Student Category - CEE Animation Forum 2021
⎼ Animation Sans Frontières Partners' Award - CEE Animation Forum 2021
⎼ Special mention of the student jury - Animateka 2021
⎼ Honorable mention - Screener Short Films 2022
⎼ Special mention of the jury - FilmFreš 2022

Exhibitions

⎼ Galerija Hiša mladih, Ajdovščina (SI) 6. April - 19. April 2018
⎼ Annual shows, School of Arts University of Nova Gorica (SI) 2019-2021

Juries

⎼ Student Jury Animateka, Ljubljana (SI) 2020

Film Screenings

⎼ JEF Festival, Antwerp (BE) 2020
⎼ First Crossings, Nova Gorica (SI) 2020
⎼ FSF Festival of Slovenian Film, Ljubljana (SI) 2020
⎼ Animateka, Online (SI) 2020
⎼ Kino Otok, Izola (SI) 2021
⎼ NAFF / Neum Animated Film Festival 16, Online (BiH) 2021
⎼ Animart Festival, Online (GR) 2021
⎼ Ars Electronica, Online 2021
⎼ 5th Chaniartoon, Chania (GR) 2021
⎼ 33 Girona Film Festival, Girona (ES) 2021
⎼ Animateka, Ljubljana (SI) 2021
⎼ FilmFreš, Nova Gorica (SI) 2022
⎼ Cartoon Club, Rimini (IT) 2022
⎼ Supertoon, Šibenik (HR) 2022
⎼ AESON, Udine (IT) 2022
⎼ FeKK, Ljubljana (SI) 2022

LITTLE BIT ABOUT HIM

Miha Reja is an animation film director and an artist born in Slovenia.

Alongside animation, he dabbles in music and storytelling, using everything he can to create a narrative package.

He wishes to create films that are fantastical, yet confessional.

Email: mihareja@jarka.si.