I never thought that I would have a problem to get the finances for my next film in Slovenia, especially after the success of Class Enemy (Fedeora Award of Critics Week in Venice 2013) and The Family (Grand Prix at Locarno Critic’s Week in 2017)
Pardi di Domani
Interview with Špela Čadež: “You challenge yourself by trying something for weeks, and then it suddenly opens up”
Domestic abuse is a very important subject to talk about. Even if we started making the film before all these lockdowns, the topic has become more important to address over the past year and a half.
The film refers to an everyday experience: inwardness and minimal „privacy“ amid public space by simply putting on headphones with music.
In ‘Penalty Shot’, Biček demonstrates both his courage and elegance in the filmmaking approach.
‘Steakhouse’ by Špela Čadež is a mature, wonderfully executed animated short for adult audiences
We might formally share the same country or the same world, but our perspectives of them vary. For instance, the world will never look the same for “haves” and for “have nots”.
Smoking in high school is usually seen as an attention-seeking attempt at rebellion against the world of the clean-cut adults. In Singapore, however, smoking is strictly forbidden for youngsters as well as adults.
Sasha (Bogdan Zenchenko) is a 13 year old orphan boy whose life is about to change forever, since he is adopted by an American woman, possibly a benefactor, named Carrie (Corie Ann Jason).
One of the signature fears of the humanity since the industrial revolution is the fear of machines.