PETER CEROVŠEK RETROSPECTIVE

SUN 12. 07. / 17 h
CINEMA RUSTICA

Peter Cerovšek (1984) is a Slovenian screenwriter and director of short experimental films “The Runner” (2014), “Trails” (2015), “We Have All Been Here Since Forever” (2016) and the noted and award-winning documentary film “Fundaments” (2018). “Home Is Where the House Is” (2019) is his latest short narrative film.

As the Grand Prix winner of the 17th edition of Tabor Film Festival, for his film “Fundaments”, Cerovšek returns to Tabor, now also as a member of the International Competition Jury.

 

TRKAČ / THE RUNNER

Peter Cerovšek, Nataša Čiča, Toma Zidić – Slovenija, Hrvatska / Slovenia, Croatia 2014. – 6′ – eksperimentalni / experimental

The first breath is a decision. Each subsequent breath is a struggle for a goal that remains unseen. A struggle for life. He is a former long-distance runner. He reveals his suffering, pain, and effort, all of which are crucial elements of each and every race.

PUTEVI / POTI  / TRAILS

Peter Cerovšek – Slovenija / Slovenia 2015. – 6′ – eksperimentalni / experimental

Short experimental film, assembled by recordings of daily correspondence, imagined and real, accompanied by fragments of social media chats between two lovers.

 

SVI SMO TU ODUVIJEK / VSI SMO TU ŽE OD NEKDAJ / WE HAVE ALL BEEN HERE SINCE FOREVER

Peter Cerovšek, Neža Grum, Matevž Jerman – Slovenija, Hrvatska / Slovenia, Croatia 2016. – 13′ – eksperimentalni / experimental

“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” H.P. Lovecraft

 

FUNDAMENTI / TEMELJI / FUNDAMENTS

Peter Cerovšek – Slovenija / Slovenia 2018. –  22′ – dokumentarni / documentari

The construction of a luxury hotel and the dissolution of a relationship intertwine in Fundaments.

The director follows the construction of a luxury hotel through his kitchen window. Fragments of the dissolution of his relationship unintentionally sneak into the recorded material and shake the very foundations of the film.

KUĆA JE GDJE JE KUĆA / DOM JE, KJER JE HIŠA  / HOME IS WHERE THE HOUSE IS

Peter Cerovšek – Slovenija, Srbija / Slovenia, Serbia 2019. – 24′ – igrani / fiction

Luna and Luka live in their grandmother’s house, which represents the whole universe to them. Any attempt to make a change is considered as the worst betrayal.