Špela Čadež (2013)
Filip dreams of writer’s glory and luxurious lifestyle in a more prosperous part of town. One day, he gets a knock on the door. His neighbour Tereza, an older woman that Filip tries to avoid by all means, asks him to write a letter for her fiancé. Filip agrees and by doing so, he gets involved in a mad game between reality and fiction.
Based on the short story “Her Lover” by Maxim Gorky.
This short film won following awards:
– Golden Spike / Best Short Film / Valladolid International Film Festival, 2013
– Vesna / Best Short Film / Slovene Film Festival, 2013
– Golden Dove / Animated Films and Videos / Leipzig DOK Festival, 2013
– TTF Shorts Award / Best Short Film / Trieste Film Festival, 2014
– Debut Prize / Hiroshima International Animation Festival, 2014
– Best Animation Film / National Competition / Dresden Film Festival, 2014
Director – Špela Čadež
Producers – Tina Smrekar and Špela Čadež
Cast – Katja Levstik and Grega Zorc