Slovakia 2022, 7 min, Slovak, Hebrew & English subtitles

Death is an integral part of life in Strigov, a mountain village in eastern Slovakia. And when grandma dies, the farewell echoes the slow disappearance of the small, traditional community that calls the village home. An intimate documentary filmed from a personal perspective.

Previous Festivals: Krakow International Film Festival

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Screening Schedule:
  • Fri 27.05 | 16:00 | Venue Cinematheque 2
  • Thu 02.06 | 19:00 | Venue Cinematheque 5
  • Watch Online | The film will be available From May 26th until June 5th

Barbora Bereznakova is a film director and artist from Slovakia based in New York City, USA. Barbora’s work contextualizes contemporary social challenges through film, site-specific interventions, music videos, and video art installations. Her feature documentary debut, Never Happened, premiered at Warsaw International Film Festival in 2019.

Production: Eva Pavlovicova
Production Company: Znama firma
Script & Cinematography: Barbora Bereznakova
Editing: Mate Csuport
Sound Design: Lukas Kasprzyk

Source: Disco Sailing short film promotion agency

Supporters & Broadcasters: Slovak Institute in Jerusalem