Ilona is a lively 7-year old girl. On a rainy day she visits her old neighbour, who is a great storyteller. As he tells her a story about legendary Slovenian hero King Matheus, they create their own imaginary world. With her vivid imagination Ilona humorously intertwines the story with the present time, and in the end she discovers the neighbour’s great secret.
King Matheus Kralj Matjaž
directed by Katarina Nikolov
Little Joe Little Joe
Saturday, 06. 06. 2020 / 20:00 / Main Hall
According to its director Jessica Hausner (Lourdes), the film is meant to be “a parable about the secrets we carry within ourselves”. The lead actress received the Best Actress Award at Cannes.