That’s How the Summer Ended

by Matjaž Ivanišin

Tako se je končalo poletje, 2022, fiction, digital DCP, 2,39:1/2,35:1, c, 12 min
Finished
SI, IT, HU

At the end of the summer, while preparations for an air show are taking place in the sky, a man and a woman go to a body of water. But the arrival of a legendary aerobatic pilot will not be the main event of the day for them.

screenwriter
Matjaž Ivanišin
director
Matjaž Ivanišin
producers
Miha Černec, Jožko Rutar
co-producer
Andras Muhi
director of photography
Gregor Božič
film editors
Matic Drakulić, Uja Irgolič
sound designer
Julij Zornik
featuring
Aleš Jeseničnik, Kristina Olovec, Jernej Jerovšek
production
Staragara
co-production
Focus Fox, Staragara IT
in collaboration with
Film Studio Viba Film
co-funding
Slovenian Film Centre, Mestna občina Maribor
distribution
Staragara
Matjaž Ivanišin

Director Matjaž Ivanišin (1981) works as a freelance filmmaker. His films have been screened at film festivals such as FID Marseille, Locarno, Tribeca and Rotterdam, and presented in the film programs of modern art museums such as the Centre Pompidou, MoMA and ICALondon. Selected filmography: Che Sara (2002, short documentary), Karpotrotter (2013, mid-length documentary), Playing Men (2017, feature documentary), Oroslan (2019, feature fiction).

“I had an idea for a short film. Then I moved with my family to a new environment for a spell. I walked a lot along new paths and so my idea slowly merged with the new landscape. The film is the result of this encounter.”

WP:
Locarno Film Festival, Leopard of Tomorrow: Auteur's Short Competition, 2022