Set in the near future, society has seen a drastic political turn. As their neighbors flee from the radicalism, Matija and his family are confronted with an unresolved tragedy. While he loses his faith and struggles to find his true self, the dawn breaks over the valley, revealing that the only way to deal with trauma and evil is to face them head-on.
Presented at Karlovy Vary Film Festival.
Alen Sinkauz, Nenad Sinkauz
Kresimir Mikic, Tihana Lazovic, Maks Kleoncic, Lara Vladovic, Marco Mandic
Ankica Juric Tilic
Kinorama, Ascent Films
Born in Zagreb, Croatia, in 1975. Filmmaker, screenwriter and theater director, Matanić graduated in film and TV directing from the Academy of Dramatic Art, in Zagreb. In addition to short and works for television, he made feature films like Cashier Wants to Go to the Seaside (2000), Fine Dead Girls (2002), The Lika Cinema (2008), Mother of Asphalt (2010), Daddy (2011) and The High Sun (2015), awarded with the Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the Cannes Film Festival.