Prebaci na Hrvatski

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They just come and go

22.08. :0

The film takes place at famous beach in Split in the first moments of sunrise. The entire image seems a bit surreal. On the one hand, young people, sleep deprived and hungover, are preparing to leave so that they can go to bed, and on the other hand there are old people whose day is just beginning. A combination of young and old in such a place, at such an unusual time of day (sunrise) in a way suggests thinking about the transience of life and awakens memories of past days of youth.

Boris Poljak (Split, Croatia 1959) is one of the most prominent Croatian experimental and documentary filmmakers, an acclaimed cinematographer and director of photography. A long-time member of Split Film Club and one of the initiators of Split Film Festival – an international festival of new fil...
Festivals where it was shown:
  • 2017. - ZagrebDox ()
  • 2017. - 10th Mediterranean Film Festival Split ()
  • 2017. - International Documentary and Short Film Festival (Prizren)
Awards and recongitions
  • International Short Film Festival Oberhausen 2017 - First Prize of the Jury of the Ministry for Family, Children, Youth, Culture and Sport of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Croatian Film Days 2017 – Oktavijan award for best documentary film
  • Tabor Film Festival 2017 – Best Film