director: Tin Žanić
short fiction, 18:06 min, 2020


Somebody’s car is on fire. Somebody’s head got kicked in. Somebody got their mobile stolen. Will the troublesome adolescent break the vicious cycle of violence he might or might not have started himself?

Tin Žanić graduated from the National Film and Television School (NFTS) with an MA in Fiction Directing as a Croatian Audiovisual Centre scholar. Prior to NFTS, he finished BA studies in Film and Theatre Production in Zagreb. His first two short films Komba (2011) and Manjača (2014) received awards and special mentions and were shown at A-list Film Festivals, TV and Film Markets such as International Film Festival Rotterdam, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, Tampere Film Festival, Sarajevo Film Festival, Hamburg International Film Festival, Zagreb Film Festival, etc.



Bernard Tomić

Roman Sem-Tuksar



Director: Tin Žanić

Screenwriters: Tin Žanić, Filip Romac, Jan Klemsche

Producers: Tena Gojić, Dora Prpić

Cinematographer: Filip Romac

Editor: Jan Klemsche

Sound designer: Martin Semenčić

Production designer: Jana Plećaš

Costume designer: Irena Stolla

Make up artists: Iva Kurobasa, Tamara Radinger

Graphic designer: Niko Mihaljević


Production: Dinaridi Film

Supported by: HAVC



Sarajevo Film Festival 2020 – Best Short Film in the Official Competition

Days of Croatian Film 2021 – Award for the Best Male Actor (Bernard Tomić) & Best Cinematography (Filip Romac)

Rencontres Internationales Paris / Berlin 2021 – Official Selection

London Shorts Film Festival 202q – Disparate Youth Programme

International Filmmaker Festival of New York 2021 – Official Selection

Moscow Short 2021 – Official Selection

Motovun Film Festival 2021 – Official Competition

Kino Otok Film Festival Izola 2021 – Official Competition

Bašta Film Festival 2021 – Official Competition

Tuzla Film Festival 2021 – Official Selection