2016, romantic period drama, 15m00s, Bakom Productions, Croatia; dmp Productions, France (Guadeloupe)


We are on the small island of Šipan, Croatia, in the 1930s. Magda is getting ready for the return of her fiancé, Romano, from America. Every day she goes down to the port and sings at the pier. The villagers mock her. She waits. 



Film supported by Région Guadeloupe (France), Conseil Départemental de la Guadeloupe (France), Town of Dubrovnik (Croatia)

Film acquired by SHORTS TV


Festivals & screenings:

2019 Screening at Story Based, Luxembourg 

2019 Screening at Silverway Paris, France

2018 Screening at the Peckhamplex Cinema, London, UK

2018 Screening at the Wimbledon Library Film Club, London, UK

2017 VII Visualizame, Almeria, Spain

2017 Academy Qualification Screening, Downtown Independent Theatre, Los Angeles, USA

2017 SEEFest - South East European Film Festival, Los Angeles, USA

2017 RIFF – Richmond International Film Festival, Richmond, USA

2016 21 Islands International Short Film Festival, New York City, USA

2016 Sochi International Film Awards, Sochi, Russia (out of competition)

2016 KIN International Women’s Film Festival, Yerevan, Armenia

2016 Tuzla Film Festival, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

2016 UGU Film Festival, Port Shepstone, South Africa >> Special Recognition Award - Best Short Film<<

2016 Dubrovnik Summer Festival, Dubrovnik, Croatia


Film markets:

2017 MIFTC, Festival FÉMI, Guadeloupe, France

2017 Short Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand, France

2016 Short Film Corner, Cannes Film Festival, France

2016 HAVC - Croatian Audiovisual Centre & Film Fund - CATALOGUE


Distributor - Fabulosis Films  

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Radio Interview at Web7Radio in March 2018 (In French)