THEN COMES THE EVENING
Documentary Short Film Contest 48 ED. 2020
Serbia 2019 28' Documentary DEBUT
Documentary about the bittersweet existence of two elderly women who live isolated in the hills of Eastern Bosnia, where nature is an entity to speak and listen to, and respect. A film about the importance of intangible cultural heritage, through the presentation of songs and rituals, to tame adverse weather, hail and storm.
DIRECTION: Maja Novaković
Maja Novaković (1987, Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina) has completed her Bachelor’s Degree and Masters at the Department of Art History at the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade. She attended a film directing workshop at the Students’ City Cultural Centre – Academic Film Centre in Belgrade. Currently Novaković is doing her PhD studies with registered thesis “Poetics of heritage in the works of Sergei Parajanov” at the Department of Art History at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade. She also works at the Centre for Museology and Heritology at the same university, and as a research assistant at the Mathematical Institute of Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts.
|Maja Novaković, Milan Milosavljević, Nikica Novaković. Academic Film Centre.|
|Maja Novaković, Jasna Prolić.|
|Color correction: Dušan Grubin.|