DIDA

Switzerland 2021 – Director: Nikola Ilić – Co-Director: Corina Schwingruber Ilić – Original language: Serbian – Subtitles: English

“Coming home means leaving home,” says filmmaker Nikola Ilić. For years he has travelled back and forth between Belgrade and Switzerland where he found love. He is always pulled home by his mother Dida, who can neither be alone, nor deal with money. But then the time comes for Nikola to take care of the next generation. Anja Klauck

 

Writer: Nikola Ilić, Corina Schwingruber Ilić. Camera: Nikola Ilić, Corina Schwingruber Ilić, Pablo Ferro Živanović. Sound: Vladimir Rakić. Editing: Myriam Flury. Music: Heidi Happy. Production: Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG. Producer: Franziska Sonder, Karin Koch. Length: 78 min. International Sales: Amarena Film.

No youth rating

 

Nikola Ilić

Independent filmmaker and cinematographer. Video studies at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU). Co-directed and designed images in works by Corina Schwingruber Ilić. Co-founder of the Swiss Short Film Association Pro Short and member of the Swiss Film Academy.

Corina Schwingruber Ilić

Freelance director and film editor. Studied visual arts at the HGKZ Basel and video at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU). Award-winning short documentary films with Nikola Ilić. Founding member and several years on the board of the Swiss short film association Pro Short.

Filmography (joint)

RAKIJADA, CH, RS, ME 2016, 19 min. 
JUST ANOTHER DAY IN EGYPT, CH, RS, ME, EG 2015, 11 min. 
DOWN ON THE CORNER, CH, RS, ME 2013, 15 min.
ALL INCLUSIVE, CH 2018, 10 min.



 

Best of Fests

Innovative cinema and intimate insights: The BEST OF FESTS series brings together films that have already been screened at other important festivals and were celebrated or awarded prizes there.

 

 

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BEST OF FESTS 2022
  • Thursday
    05/05/22
    21:00
    HFF - Kino 2
    Original with English subtitles
  • Wednesday
    05/11/22
    21:30
    HFF - Audimax
    Original with English subtitles
  • Saturday
    05/14/22
    21:00
    Atelier 1
    Original with English subtitles