Uncle / Stric
Hana Jušić, Croatia, 2010.
Directed by: Hana Jušić
Script: Hana Jušić
Producer: Ivan Kelava
Production company: Akademija dramske umjetnosti, Zagreb
Cinematography: Eva Kraljević
Editing: Martin Semenčić
Cast: Marinko Prga, Goran Bogdan, Marina Redžepović, Dora Marojević
Running time: 18'
Nina, Boris and eight year old Anja are family. One afternoon Nina returns home from work and finds Boris and his brother Luka waiting for her in the kitchen. Luka left for Germany eight years ago, and they haven’t heard from him ever since. Nina is shocked; Boris is trying to smooth things up, while Luka is sadistically bullying both of them. Nina is angry with Boris because he didn’t take a more aggressive stance. Uncle decides to sleep over. Later that night, voices from the other room wake Boris up…
Hana Jušić was born in 1983. She is about to complete her studies at the Zagreb Academy of Dramatic Arts, Film and TV Directing Department. She is a postgraduate student at the Faculty of Philosophy. Her short movie 'Daniel' was successfully shown on several festivals, winning awards both in Croatia and internationally.
Location and screening schedule: Tuškanac cinema, Monday, October 18th at 23.00