Synopsis

The movie depicts a Serbian choir, The Singing Women of Požega, a group of enthusiastic elderly women full of life who share their daily routine with us. Through poetic pictures, seasoned with a lot of humour, we learn about their views of love, joy as well as the ephemerality of life. 

Bio-filmography of the director

Luka Popadić was born of Serbian parents and grew up in Baden, Switzerland. After studying political science in Zurich, he enrolled at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade as a film director, and earned his M.A. in 2014. During his studies, he made films that have been shown at more than 70 festivals around the world and awarded 20 times (The Golden Medal of Belgrade, Bronze Egg at the Küstendorf Film Festival, the Audience Award in Beijing). Upon graduation, he worked as an assistant to Želimir Žilnik in Serbia and Africa. He is currently preparing the production of his first feature film.

Cast

Jelisaveta Nikolić

Radomirka Marković

Emilija Ilinčić

Božana Pečić

Ljubica Vuković

Jelena Cvijović

Dragica Todorović

Jakov Marković

Crew

Director:

Luka Popadić
Cinematography:

Ana Vîjdea

Direct sound:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho

Editors:

Jelena Maksimovic

Kislay Gonzalvez

Sound Mixing:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho

Aleksandar Rancic

Producers:

Dejan Petrovic

Tal Siano

Luka Popadic

Co-producer

Mário Gajo de Carvalho