2021, 1h 36m, Croatia / Brazil / United States / Slovenia
Director: Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic
Cast: Gracija Filipović, Danica Čurčić, Leon Lučev, Cliff Curtis
Tensions rise between restless teenager Julija and her oppressive father Ante when an old family friend arrives at their Croatian island home. As Ante attempts to broker a life-changing deal, their tranquil yet isolated existence leaves Julija wanting more from this influential visitor, who provides a taste of liberation over a weekend laid bare to desire and violence. Executive produced by Martin Scorsese, the film features outstanding camerawork by Hélène Louvart (THE LOST DAUGHTER, HAPPY AS LAZZARO). Official Selection: Cannes Film Festival (Directors’ Fortnight – Winner of the Caméra d’Or Prize for Best First Film), Toronto International Film Festival, MoMI First Look Festival.
All films at CEFF are presented in their original language with English subtitles.
Globe Cinema: Sunday, November 13 at 1:30 pm (Cinema 2)