15th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2022

The Willow

Vrba (Serbian)

Slovakia (Slovak Republic) | 7 min | Animation | 2020 | Short Film (Animation) | Serbian

The main character remembers her childhood upon arrival to her homeland. Together with her younger self, she goes through the memories of her home, the willow tree. The main character remembers her childhood upon arrival to her homeland. Together with her younger self, she goes through the memories of her home, the willow tree.

বাংলা

প্রধান চরিত্রটি 'ভারবা', তার জন্মভূমিতে আসার পরে তার শৈশবের কথা মনে করে। তার কিশোরীয় স্বত্তার সাথে সে তার বাড়ির উইলো গাছের স্মৃতির মধ্য দিয়ে যায়। প্রধান চরিত্রটি 'ভারবা', তার জন্মভূমিতে আসার পরে তার শৈশবের কথা মনে করে। তার কিশোরীয় স্বত্তার সাথে সে তার বাড়ির উইলো গাছের স্মৃতির মধ্য দিয়ে যায়।

Original Language

The main character remembers her childhood upon arrival to her homeland. Together with her younger self, she goes through the memories of her home, the willow tree. The main character remembers her childhood upon arrival to her homeland. Together with her younger self, she goes through the memories of her home, the willow tree.

Ms. Katarina Srejić

Katarina Srejić was born in Užice in 1995. She finished primary school and high school in the town of Arilje. In 2014, she enrolled in the Faculty for Applied Arts in Belgrade in the department of Applied Arts, animation. Her works were exhibited as a part of a group exhibition in the Gallery of the Belgrade fort in 2016.

Filmography: During the time of her studies, she participated in a couple of contests and won second place in the contest for the poster for the Children's theater festival in Subotica in 2017. Her comic „The Hunt“ was a part of the 2017 international comic festival „Salon stripa“ in SKC, Belgrade. She finished her general studies in 2018 in the department of Applied Arts, animation with her short film „The Hat“. The film premiered the same year at the „Balkanima“ European animation festival. She then started her animation master studies and began work on her second author film „The Willow“. The film was finished in December 2020. After getting her master's degree she aims to continue her creative work.

Screening Schedule

  • 10 Mar
    02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    Bangladesh Film Archive

    F-5, Agargaon Administritive Area, Shere Bangla Nagar, Dhaka 1207

Credits and Casts

Director
Katarina Srejić
Story
Katarina Srejić
Script/Screenplay
Katarina Srejić
Editor
Mićun Jauković, Dako Puač, Jovan Aleksandar Krstić
Producer
Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade
Cinematographer
Katarina Srejić
Leading Casts
Tijana Dragojević