Islands of Forgotten Cinemas

  • Ivan Ramljak
  • Hrvatska
  • 2016
  • 35'

A poetic documentary about the lost film culture in the small villages on the Croatian islands during the second half of the last century. Six witnesses of the time are remembering their favorite films and events related to their viewing and screening experiences, which marked their lives. The film was screened at ZagrebDox, Sarajevo Film Festival, Jihlava and won awards at Mediterranean Film Festival Split (Special Mention) and goEast (FIPRESCI Award), to mention a few.

Subtitles: EN

Ivan Ramljak

A film critic, director and independent curator. He currently curates a short film program called Short Tuesday at cinema Tuškanac in Zagreb. In 2016, he enrolled the master study of documentary directing at the Academy of Dramatic Art in Zagreb. Selction of films: The Smartest Neighbourhood in the State (2009), The Trap (2013), Mezostajun (2017), Home of the Resistance (2018).

Islands of Forgotten Cinemas

Ivan Ramljak
Ivan Slipčević
Damir Čučić
Vanja Jambrović
Festivals & Awards
ZagrebDox 2016; Croatian Film Days 2016 – Best Camera (I. Slipčević); Mediterranean Film Festival Split 2016 – Special Mention in the Ješke Programme; Sarajevo Film Festival 2016; Pančevo Film Festival 2016; Jihlava Int’l Documentary Film Festival 2016; Free Zone Film Festival 2016 – Best Regional Film; goEast 2017 – FIPRESCI Award

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