Prebaci na Hrvatski

27.08. 20:15

Ivan Delimar's Rope Workshop

27.08. 20:15
(Festival Premiere)
  • Title: Ivan Delimar's Rope Workshop
  • Year of production: 2020
  • Duration: 20`
  • Director: Vlasta Delimar
  • Screenwriter: Vlasta Delimar
  • Camera: Kruno Povijač
  • Sound: Denis Golenja
  • Editing: Denis Golenja
  • Music: OKI
  • Producer: Zvonimir Dobrović
  • Production: Domino

The film "Ivan Delimar’s Rope Workshop" deals with the process of burying the workshop of Vlasta Delimar’s late father on the estate in Štaglinec near Koprivnica, the cult place of Vlasta's art festival. Father Ivan Delimar stated: "When I die, bury me on my property, under the tree, next to the workshop." As it is not allowed to bury human bodies in one's own yard, Vlasta buried his father's workshop on the property. The film emphasizes the rawness of demolishing and burying a house in relation to the private and public symbolism of the place as well as the idea of a new beginning through destruction as a creative, aesthetic and creative act.

Vlasta Delimar (1956, Zagreb) is the most significant Croatian performer, uncompromising in her critiques of ideologies in her artistic career that began in the early 1970s. She received the SKOJ Seven Secretaries Award in 1986, and from 2005 to 2015 she was the leader of the art organization &qu...