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Director: Dunja Jocic, Marinus Groothof
While his mother is rehearsing for a concert, seven-year old Sava roams around the house looking for someone to play with. Despite staff running around, nobody really notices him. The angelic child discovers a black bird in a cage and decides to play with it. Until the animal stops moving. When his mother leaves the house to go and perform, Sava is left alone. And then the bird miraculously comes to life again. Dance film in which a boy is confronted with mortality.


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Title: Bird
Year: 2015
Duration : 16 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2015

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