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- In competition -
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Grandmother passed away on October 29th 2018. She left behind her small apartment and a lot of journal entries. The last entry was the day before she died.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Sandra Jurak was a secretary in the sports section and a personal assistant to a well-known celebrity. In a remarkable chain of coincidences, she is left without both jobs and needs to go back home to her mother's tiny flat, to the old neighbourhood she'd left 30 years ago. In order to pay the bills, Sandra accepts different jobs: she cleans apartments, sells insurance, maintains the building a...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
The director decided to come out to his family for the Christmas holidays and tell them that he has a boyfriend.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Marina’s (40) month-long vacation is nearing its end, after which she leaves for another six months to work on a cruiser as a housekeeping supervisor. As the separation from her children is getting closer, Marina grows increasingly anxious.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Akademija dramske umjetnosti u Zagrebu , Zebra Creative Network
2019, 13`
A short atmospheric documentary that follows the segments of night life in Zagreb through a testimony of one rape attempt. The story unfolds what happened in one night bar, where few people stayed for a drink after closing time. It combines abstract captures of nightlife scenes with a narration of one witness who reveals his version of the truth.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Akademija dramske umjetnosti, Zagreb
2019, 12`
School playground in Split, Croatia, on which they've grown up together, is still a common place of socializing for ten local friends who are spending their days sitting in front of their old school, going through various subjects.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Sons of Hypocrites follows one of the most significant combat in Croatian society - what is the role of Church and how much impact does it have isn't known even after 20 years of questioning. Fighting for better education is of great importance.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
This film is a kind of reminiscence of the famous Lumiere brothers film, the first film ever recorded. After more than a hundred and twenty years, we recorded a movie of the same title in Zagreb, trying to follow the famous brothers in every way. So we set a camera at the exit of several factories in Zagreb. Gredelj, Kamensko, Nada Dimić, ... and recorded. However, nobody came out of the factor...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
REA udruga za suvremene umjetničke i arhitektonske produkcije
2019, 11`
In 2016, the ex-Yugoslav Navy flagship Vis was deliberately sunk in order to turn it into a scuba diving attraction in Croatia. The ship lies on the seabed of the waters close to Brijuni Islands where in 1956 Nasser, Nehru and Tito met to discuss their opposition to the Cold War and the formation of the Nonaligned Movement.By employing visually impressive shots, the film establishes a signature...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Allegria Films , Pari Pikule
2018, 75`
The film is based on the backdrop of the story of legendary „Battle of Lissa“ (1866), the first fleet battle ever involving ironclad warships, which triggered a fundamental geopolitical junction for several European nations. The story is represented as a poetic and personal tale full of action and wonder in a mosaic of visual, historical, anthropological and mythological references. The underwa...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Through a feminist lens, the filmmakers pay homage to their professor Marija Ujević Galetović – one of Croatia’s most important sculptors. Marija's life story and views are told through a combination of video footage and animation of her feminine sculptures.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Goran Dević's documentary film "On the Water" portrays Sisak, his hometown, a former industrial center situated on three rivers, and its inhabitants. Critics proclaim it one of his finest achievements, and the jury of the Leipzig film festival awarded him special recognition because "it beautifully shows how humanity and survival surpass the traumas and scars of war." The ri...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
The film Nowhere poetically explores the personal experience of departure/return and rebuilding identities. Dramaturgy consists of two backbones - a scene portraying a sculpture "Before the dawn" by Neli Ružić and the monument of Bogdan Bogdanović "The Guardian of Freedom", both of which were set up at the Klis fortress during the different moments in history. The conditions...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Akademija Dramske Umjetnosti Zagreb , More-Magnets
2019, 43`
The film follows a main character Lampa that doesn't do anything in his life. This is a story about love, family, friendship and life. Actually, this is a story about how much we can feel alone among the crowd.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
The story of the traditional competition in ''Plufism'', a discipline in which the sound of the rock thrown into the water is valued. It is held in the Lim Channel on the west coast of Istria. This is the movie that says - you can't go crazy if you are already mad!
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
An observational documentary about people with mental illness who leave the institution after decades spent in isolation, subsequently trying to put back together the pieces of their broken lives.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Factum , Wake Up Films , Award Film & Video , Zagreb film
2019, 109`
A biographic documentary about a punk-rock icon who surpassed the music and became a symbol of common sense and free thinking.
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
This film is a kind of reminiscence of the famous film of the Lumiere brothers. After more than a hundred and twenty years, we filmed a movie of the same title in Zagreb, trying to follow the famous brothers. We set up a camera at the railway station in Zagreb ... and recorded the train's arrival. There is, however, no train coming into the station, just voices from the PA announcing numerous d...
17. LFF , Opatija Summer Stage
Pink , HBO Europe , Hulahop
2018, 76`
In Slovakia a paramilitary group is recruiting hundreds of teenage members with the silent approval of the authorities. The group’s goal is simple - to create a model totalitarian community based on isolation and fear.
- Out of competition -
izvan konkurencije / out of competition , Opatija Summer Stage
Can a terrible accident lead to a new beginning? We follow several wheelchair basketball players whose personal stories showcase the road from isolation and depression to socialization and self-realization.
izvan konkurencije / out of competition , Opatija Summer Stage
Škola dokumentarnog filma - Restart
2019, 9`
Behind a number of sports achievements lies a number of attempts to fulfill the success story of others and thus deserve love, which I understand years later. The decision to waive was the only exit from the closed circuit.
izvan konkurencije / out of competition , Opatija Summer Stage
Škola dokumentarnog filma - Restart
2019, 11`
How many times can you die of fear before you're probably dead?This short documentary answers the question by trying to visually bring the visitor closer to the sure world in which his protagonists live. A kind of introduction to google hypochondria for beginners: from the first self-diagnosis, through the struggle with the doctors until quite a few deaths. Protagonists who are angry that they...
izvan konkurencije / out of competition , Opatija Summer Stage
The plants are the only ones remaining in the vacant business building. In this large and once lavish space, the gardener still maintains the plants, which have become part of its architecture. She sifts through the ones in pots and prepares them for their relocation. The plants which used to reign over this imposing interior in the eighties now construct a new temporality in this building void...
izvan konkurencije / out of competition , Opatija Summer Stage
The film tells a story of Darja Čemeljić and Oleg Medica, two adventurers on an unpredictable journey through Israel and Palestine. In winter of 2015, Darja and Oleg arrive in Tel Aviv and stay with two Israeli friends, Ohad and Tal. Having fun together, they explore Israel and the Dead Sea while expressing their views about the current situation in the country. After that, while hitchhiking to...
- Off program -
off program , Villa Antonio
A series of unusual short audiovisual portraits of Croatian towns in which peculiar native dialects and languages are spoken, made by a group of authors driven by quirky and unconventional patriotism.
off program , Villa Antonio
An intimate story from the town on the "edge of the European Union".
off program , Villa Antonio
A documentary about a friendship between Vladimir Dodig Trokut and me. Trokut was known as an extraordinary figure working in fields of conceptual art. Also, he was an art collector and donator. Even his physical look, long hair and beard, along with his specific way of dressing up, indicated his out-of-placeness. My wish was to meet him to see who and what hides behind rumours revolving around...
off program , Villa Antonio
1979, 19`
Pictures of INA's Refinery, Rijeka's Governor's Palace, Trsat Castle, Continental Hotel in Opatija ... combined with Mozart's Don Giovanni Opera. The camera is the machine of desire.
- To the Shipbuilding -
off program , Villa Antonio
A story about workers at the Uljanik shipyard in Pula whose difficult and dangerous job is to apply anti-corrosion protection to ship metal. The combination of dust, rust, poisonous gases, inhumane conditions and long hours without rest breaks has slowly turned these workers into apathetic working machines. Unscrupulous exploitation, under the guise of privatisation, has stripped them of the la...
off program , Villa Antonio
Samostalna produkcija , Saari Residence – Kone Foundation
2016, 29`
"Do I Love My Job?" connects narratives about the lives and work of two women welders from shipyards in Finland and Croatia. Their stories are in many aspects similar yet divergent due to socially, politically and economically different contexts. Both strong and passionate in their work, they reveal their personal experiences and takes on symbolic positions of women workers in dominan...
off program , Villa Antonio
In June 2011 we asked the workers of the "Mali Losinj" shipyard in Croatia to film their everyday life during two weeks. Regarding the debate about shipbuilding as a Croatian strategic national industry, we edited the workers' footage in an eight minute participative film named "Self-Governed Film". Film is produced by Skver Art Festival and Restart Laboratory.