SYNOPSIS

While Iva is mourning the loss of her mother who died in an accident, she discovers her mother's secret relationship with a co-worker, an opera conductor Erik. Iva's idea of family starts to fall apart. This gives her an opportunity to escape pain, and she chooses anger instead. She plunges into a world completely different from the one she is used to, but after the initial disappointment and feelings of betrayal she realizes Erik is someone she can share her loss with. At this point Iva's brother takes the anger and the revenge onto himself.

Biography

Sonja Prosenc is a director, writer, and producer. After her feature films The Tree (2014) and History of Love (2018), which won an award at the Karlovy Vary IFF 2018 in the Main Competition, the dark comical drama Redemption will be her third feature. Apart from receiving numerous awards, her first two films were also presented as the national Oscar candidates. Sonja was selected by Cineuropa as one of eight European female film directors to watch, and included in the Eurimages’ Gold Album of 50 directresses of the last twenty years in 2020. Her distinctive and poetic approach to film language has been appreciated by cinephiles and film critics alike .In 2019, her short comedy Paradise received the national Best Short Film Award.

Filmography

Raj (2019), Zgodovina ljubezni (2018), Impromptu (2015), Drevo (2014), Jutro (2012), Mož s krokarjem (2012), Nič novega, nič pretiranega (2005)

HISTORY OF LOVE

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HISTORY OF LOVE

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HISTORY OF LOVE

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