by Robert Černelč
Ptičar, 2022, fiction, digital DCP, 2,39:1/2,35:1, c, 84 min
The Birdbreeder is a story about Ivo, a trader in birds, who suddenly loses his wife Ana while buying an old family home. Before she died, Ana, a composer, was working on a score for Erich von Stroheim’s silent debut Blind Husbands to celebrate its centenary. When Ivo decides to finish Ana’s score and starts preparing an unusual wake for her in the house where she died, life takes a turn for him and his family.
Festival of Slovenian Film, Competition Feature Fiction, 2022
Vesna Award best production design (Festival of Slovenian Film, 2022)