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Zagreb Film Festival
19 - 25 October 2008

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Where penguins fly / Gdje pingvini lete
Croatia , 2008

Directed by: Josip Vujčić
Script: Josip Vujčić
Producer: Saša Bijelić, Josip Vujčić
Production company: Akademija dramske umjetnosti
Cinematography: Dario Hacek
Editing: Jelena Drobnjak
Music: Braća uboga
Cast: Ljubomir Kerekeš, Silvio Vovk, Mirjana Rogina, Igor Mešin, Mirna Medaković, Igor Kovač, Vedran Mlikota, Marileo Staničić, Iva Visković, Marija Borić, Jan Kerekeš, Zlatko Gareljić, Ivica Vidović

Format: c/b, boja, b/w, color, video
Running time: 43'

Synopsis
The story follows several characters whose lives intersect in one day. Doctor Alan Fjord (Ljubomir Kerekeš) is lethargically wrapping up the session with frustrated actor Emil, Dragica (Mirjana Rogina) struggles with nervous bank customers on her window number 4, marginal politician Miran (Igor Mešin) finally leaves his wife to find happiness with bartender Iva and Vanja (Silvio Vovk) is a young man who connects them all. The theme of the film is a search for happiness and the crucial moment when the heart beats the mind and we do what we’ve always dreamed about.

Directors Biography
Josip Vujčić was born in Makarska on April 28, 1980. He is a senior student of film and TV directing at the Academy of Drama Arts in Zagreb. Film “Gdje pingvini lete” was based on his own story for the entrance exam at the Academy.

Location and screening schedule: BUG cinema &TD, Tuesday, October 21st at 23.00



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