Eastern and Central European Panorama
George and Mara are born each year on Christmas morning, and the same day carollers take George into the world of the dead, where he grows up. As winter ends, George returns, carrying spring. This is when he meets Mara, their wedding in late June making all nature fertile. But before long, George is unfaithful to Mara, and Mara transforms into Morana, the goddess of death, bringing about autumn and winter, and killing George in revenge. Come Christmas day, they are both reborn, and the cycle is repeated.
A short poem story of a lonely tree.
“The day God created Istria and the Istrian man, he must have been in a terrible mood,” says Nelda Štok Vojska in her story “Why is Istria so Gloomy”. The tale of the misfortunate Istrian was used as the basis for the script, while animation brings to life the medieval frescos from the Holy Trinity Church in Hrastovlje.
Branko unexpectedly dies in a supermarket. Things get worse when the old man realizes that he must pay for his final trip. This short grotesque is inspired by the Greek myth of Charon – the ferryman of dead souls.
Češka, 2017, hd, 2:17
The wanderer walks through an inhospitable landscape. After he finds a shelter he meets an inhospitable element.
Playing is the foundation for children to grow in harmony, whilst the human beings' motivation to work should be nurtured from a young age.
All treasures are passive, only work is active; it is the spring that bursts as long as a person lives, the live water of one’s life on earth.
An animated film about the topic of water as a source of life.
A boy is afraid to leave his oasis because of the dark spirit waiting for him outside.
The official music video for "Regenerative Being" by Eluvium. A lonely man finds himself in a strange place where everything has been planned in advance for his arrival.
A noir animated short-film that investigates the role of the individual in society. In an anonymous police station, F.K. asks the Law for help, attempting to report the abuses he has been through: his birth, his formation, his forced work. He will end up stuck in an endless nightmare.
A short animated film about the importance of daily pleasures, difficulties and problems from the perspective of the protagonists, and their objective insignificance in comparison to the whole universe. Inspired by real events and people from director's environment, the animation follows several characters and their small, but also the most important problems.