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Nighthawk

  • Short Animated Film
  • 9’
  • 2016
  • Slovenia, Croatia

A badger lies motionless on a local road. A police patrol approaches the body in the dark. They soon realise that the animal is not dead; the badger is dead drunk from overripe pears! When the police attempt to drag the creature off the road, he wakes up and things take a strange turn.

Director Špela Čadež
Cast Karin Komljanec, Andrej Nahtigal, Gregor Zorc
Awards 4 awards and 1 nomination
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Štigličev Pogled Award
best directing
2017
Festival Award
audience award
2016
Vesna Award
best animated film
2016

Nadrealistični portret okajenega starca nas popelje na halucinatorno potovanje skozi noč, fascinira z dovršeno animirano podobo in zbode s prizemljitvijo, ki ji ne uide nihče.

Nominations
Alternative title
Jazbec na poti (slovenian) (working title)
Stari jazbec (slovenian) (working title)
Nighthawk (english)
Production countries
Slovenia, Croatia
Languages
slovenian
Technical data
Aspect ratio
1,77:1 // 16:9
Duration and length
9 minutes
Colour
Colour
Screening formats
digital DCP
Budget

All financial information is obtained from official sources. I.e. producers or organizations which provided the financial support.

Budget estimate
120,550 EUR
Grants
43,200 EUR
public call / for the production of public cinematographic works by independent producers
2013
48,000 EUR
public call / for Audio-visual Projects
2013

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