Croatian programme - Minority co-production
It is a scorching August on the streets of Belgrade. A cocky teenage girl, Aja, breaks up with her boyfriend for the umpteenth time. A little while later, while hanging out with her friends, she gets bullied and is stabbed by a gang of local kids. In between visiting a vet to take care of the wound and hiding the unfortunate event from her mom, Aja struggles between taking revenge and making up with her boyfriend.
Serbia, Hrvatska | 2019 | 76’
drama | CROATIAN PREMIERE
DIRECTOR Kosta Đorđević | SCREENPLAY Dragan Nikolić | CINEMATOGRAPHY Bojana Andrić | EDITOR Romana Vujasinović | PRODUCTION DESIGN Damjan Paranosić | COSTUME DESIGN Suna Kažić | SOUND Mićun Jauković, Dako Puač | SCORE Filip Mitrović | MAKE UP Darko Kenig | ACTORS Kristina Jovanović, Mladen Sovilj, Đurđina Radić, Marko Janketić, Milan Čučilović | PRODUCER Miloš Ivanović | COMPANY Kinematografska kuća | COPRODUCERS Ivana Marinić Kragić | COPRODUCED BY Marinis Media (HR) | SALES AGENT Soul Food
Kosta Đorđević (Beograd, 1981) obtained his bachelor’s degree in film and TV directing from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in 2007, and later on a master’s degree. He is the founder and director of production company Kinematografska kuća. His first short film, Streetwalker, was premiered in 2006 at the Locarno FF/Leopards of Tomorrow. After several short and documentary films, he directed his first feature film, Trolling, in 2013, which received several awards at film festivals in the region. He is currently working on his third feature film Sweet Sorrow.