21 04 2000 was the first day of the KARAVAN SARAJEVO festival. since we arrived in ljubljana one day before we had enough time to prepare first day of the festival on a proper way.

festival started at 20.00h in club SOT 24. SOT 24 is place runned by the handycap people working in YHD - society for culture and theory of handycap. there we presented informations about situation on handycap in sarajevo/bosnia and herzegovina. also, we presented work of centre for selfreliance, bosnian organization that gives support to persons with handycap problems. due to some difficulties, faruk sabanovic, csr leader, was not in ljubljana, but, however, SOT 24 people were happy to have at least one part of festival program at their place.

at 21.00h was opening of 2 expositions. gallery ALKATRAZ hosted art groups neue urform and ambrosia art & design who presented their design and instalation products.

one hour latter, at club GROMKI - HANGAR presentation of magazine ALBUM started. presentation was kind of poetry night that included 5 authors reading their own and other stuff printed in ALBUM during last 2 years. in the same time, stage performance happened.

first nigst of the festival ended up in same space, GROMKI - HANGAR, with video projections by society for protection of atheistic feelings. our slovenian friends presented video collection from 2'nd yugoslav festival of cheap movie, and also mix of their filmski vestnik (film news) video magazines.