IVAN
IVAN

IVAN

Director Janez Burger

Production year 2017

Length 95min.

Country Slovenia/Italy

screenings

11 Jul 2018 10:00 Moscow Cinema, Blue Hall
12 Jul 2018 16:30 Moscow Cinema, Blue Hall

SYNOPSIS

After young Mara gives birth to Ivan, a chain of unexpected and nerve wrecking events begins. Ivan’s father Rok, a married businessman whom Mara obsessively loves, is missing. When she finds out that Rok is accused of a white-collar crime, she gets brutally beaten by his wife’s cronies. Mara and Rok manage to get together, but Mara finds herself in an impossible situation when she has to choose between her lover and her child.
 

CAST & CREW

Janez Burger
Janez Burger

Director

Producer

Miha Černec

Script

Janez Burger, Melina Pota Koljević, Srdjan Koljević, Aleš Čar

Director of Photography

Marko Brdar

Production designer

Vasja Kokelj

Music by

Damir Avdić

Sound

Julij Zornik

Edit

Miloš Kalušek

Cast

Maruša Majer, Matjaz Tribuson, Nataša Barbara Gračner.

Production company

Staragara

Janez Burger

Janez Burger, director and screenwriter, graduated in Film and TV Directing from the FAMU (CZ). He opened his own theatre group Burgerteater in 1997. Burgerteater produced theatre shows as well as more than 100 theatre improvisations. In 1997, he shot his first full-length feature film Idle Running, which received 20 awards and was screened in more than 60 festivals. Together with director Jan Cvitković he founded a production company, Staragara, in 2003, and he produced Jan Cvitkovic’s award-winning film Gravehopping. Janez Burger’s film Curcus Fantasticus (production Staragara) was critically acclaimed and internationally screened in various festivals. He lives and works in Ljubljana.


Filmography

Televizni mikroscena (1993, short), Samota (1994, short), Idle Running (1999), Ruins (2004), On the Sunny Side of the Alps (2008, short), Circus Fantasticus (2011), Priletni parazit ali kdo je Marko Brecelj? (2013, doc.), Sprava (2014, short), Driving School (2014), First 10: Remake (2016, doc.), Ivan (2017).

FILMS 2018