29.6. - 3.7.2016

Bonobostudio Profile

Station Žilina Záriečie: S1
Duration 73:44

Bonobostudio specialises in the production and distribution of award-winning animated and experimental films. It was founded in 2008 as a hub for creativity and innovation in experimental animation. Bonobostudio loves working with talented filmmakers – from beginners to established artists. We are passionate about expressing filmmakers’ visions, and in doing so we value high production and artistic standards. Apart from producing short animated and experimental films, Bonobostudio also provides consultancy in those areas. Attending film festivals and markets, pitching forums, lectures, and curating film programs… all these activities represent Bonobostudio’s business! This screening section offers some of the most successful films in our portfolio.

She Who Measures / Ona koja mjeri

directed by Veljko Popovic

year: 2008
country: HR
duration: 06:40
Are we truly free? Are our desires truly our own or merely imposed products of the society in which we live? The question this film asks is: are we slaves to the culture and society in which we were born or is there some way to escape after all?

The Market / Plac

directed by Ana Hušman

year: 2006
country: HR
duration: 09:00
The Market deals with the tendency of buyers to favour local products over imports, regardless of how such goods were produced. The Market explores people’s behavior during everyday shopping at markets.


directed by Ivana Bosnjak, Thomas Johnson

year: 2014
country: HR
duration: 08:40
Which image is real – the one staring back at us from a mirror or the one standing in front of the mirror? In hallways filled with illusions, a simulacrum behind the looking glass, he is trying to find out if he is looking at a stranger - or a hidden part of himself.

Flower of Battle / Cvijet bitke

directed by Simon Bogojevic Narath

year: 2011
country: HR
duration: 19:25
The Arcadian atmosphere of a hazy underworld hosts unusual characters whose mysterious experiences are an allegory of the relationship between the long-gone tradition of European combat swordsmanship and the doctrine of pragmatic political action.

Fakofbolan: Always or Never? / Fakofbolan: Uvijek ili nikad?

directed by Jelena Oroz

year: 2013
country: HR
duration: 03:00
A music video for the Croatian punk band Fakofbolan.


directed by Ivan Bogdanov, Moritz Mayerhofer, Asparuh Petrov, Veljko Popović, Rositsa Raleva, Dmitry Yagodin

year: 2012
country: HR
duration: 16:30
When did you last talk with your father? Will you ever ask him about the things that hurt you? In Father the reality of life is turned upside down to create an impossible dialogue - the dialogue between a child and a father that never happens.

Hunger / Glad

directed by Petra Zlonoga

year: 2014
country: HR
duration: 06:09
Everything that is alive is hungry; a seed is hungry for light, a bird is hungry for flight, a person is hungry for another’s touch. The seed of longing grows into what feeds us.

The Sleepwalker / Sonámbulo

directed by Theodore Ushev

year: 2015
country: HR
duration: 04:20
A surrealist journey through colours and shapes inspired by the poem Romance Sonámbulo by Federico García Lorca. Visual poetry in the rhythm of fantastic dreams and passionate nights.