• Student project

Šah mat

Checkmate

  • Short Fiction Film
  • 15’
  • 2008
  • Slovenia

Kenny, Štef and Giraffe are friends with typical teenage problems. They don’t know what to do in life, and because they are poor, they resort to robbery. However, Kenny would like to change his life and stop what he is doing. Only reluctantly, he lets himself be persuaded into one final robbery. But the robbery does not go according to plan and it turns out that their friendship is not so strong after all in the end it is overshadowed by greed.

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Direction

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Editing

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Make-up

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Sound design

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Alternative title
Checkmate (english)
Production countries
Slovenia
Technical data
Duration and length
15 minutes
Colour
Colour
Screening formats
video Betacam

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