Srbenka (doc.)

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Srbenka (doc.)

Director: Nebojša Slijepčević
Country: Croatia
Year: 2018.
Runtime: 72’
Language: Croatian
Cast: –

Production: ReStart
Distribution: ReStart

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In the winter of 1991. a 12-year old Serbian girl was murdered in Zagreb. Quarter of century later director Oliver Frljić is working on a theatre play about the case. Rehearsals become a collective psychotherapy, and the 12-year old actress Nina feels as if the war had never ended.

Director’s biography
Nebojša Slijepčević was born in Zagreb in 1973. He graduated from Zagreb Academy of Dramatic Art with degree in film and TV directing. He made 35 episodes of the documentary TV series Direkt, produced by Fade In. The episode Fatherless won him Best Script Award at the Days of Croatian Film and Audience Award at ZagrebDox. His documentary film In 4 Years was awarded at the film festivals in Sarajevo and Verona and his documentary TV program City Folk was shown on a dozen of European TV stations. In 2009 he directed one story of Zagreb Stories omnibus film and in 2011 his first animated film, Dog/Rabbit. His feature-length documentary comedy about love relationships in the 21st century, Gangster of Love (2013), was awarded at numerous film festivals in Croatia and abroad.

Festivals and awards:
Doc Alliance Award 2018
Srce Sarajeva i Nagrada publike, Sarajevo Film Festival 2018
Buyens-Chagoll, Visions du Reel 2018
Special mention, Motovun Film Festival 2018
Chicago International Film Festival 2018