Croatian Programme - Minority Co-Production
Leon Gall is a police inspector in his late thirties. In the neighbourhood where he grew up with his late mother, the Rihter Corporation is planning to build the largest building complex in town’s history. Leon Gall finds out through his girlfriend, a high-end prostitute Veronika Gril, who is pleasing one of the men in charge of the building project, a politician named Hainc, that the purchase of one of the building parcels was suspicious. The fight against corruption ensues.
Croatia, Slovenia | 2019 | 92’
drama, thriller | CROATIAN PREMIERE
DIRECTOR Matej Nahtigal | SCREENPLAY Zoran Benčič | CINEMATOGRAPHY Jani-Petteri Passi | EDITOR Vladimir Gojum | PRODUCTION DESIGN Tina Merica| COSTUME DESIGN Sanja Grcić | SOUND Boštjan Kačičnik, Zvokarna d.o.o. | SCORE Alen Sinkauz, Nenad Sinkauz | MAKE UP Alenka Nahtigal | ACTORS Uroš Furst, Jana Zupančič, Jelena Perčin, Pia Zemljič, Marinko Prga, Primož Vrhovc, Brane Završan | PRODUCER Tomi Matić | COMPANY Lignit Film Produkcija | COPRODUCERS Siniša Juričič | COPRODUCED BY Jaako Dobra produkcija (Hrvatska), RTV SLO (Slovenia), MB GRIP (Slovenia), Zvokarna d.o.o. (Slovenia) | SALES AGENT Carlos Alperin, Galloping Entertainment
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVALS Festival of Slovenian Film 2019 (Vesna Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role)
Matej Nahtigal (1987) is a director and screenwriter. He studied photography at the Academy of Fine Arts in Sarajevo, and graphic arts technology at the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering in Ljubljana. He is noted for his awarded debut feature Case: Osterberg.