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by Gregor Bozic


In the mid-20th century, in a forested valley between Italy and Yugoslavia, a stingy widower befriends a young woman and helps her depart in search of a new life across the ocean. A chance encounter gives rise to a dreamy parable on loss, regrets and the power of imagination.

international title: Stories From The Chestnut Woods
original title: Zgodbe iz kostanjevih gozdov
country: Slovenia
year: 2019
genre: fiction
directed by: Gregor Bozic
film run: 81'
screenplay: Gregor Bozic, Marina Gumzi
cast: Massimo De Francovich, Giusi Merli, Ivana Roščić, Janez Škof, Anita Kravos, Tomi Janezic, Nejc Cijan Garlatti, Nataša Keser, Dora Ciccone
cinematography by: Ferran Paredes Rubio
film editing: Beppe Leonetti, Gregor Bozic, Benjamin Mirguet
art director: Giovanna Cirianni
costumes designer: Katharina Jockwer
producer: Marina Gumzi
co-producer: Igor Prinčič
production: Nosorogi, Transmedia
backing: MIBACT (IT), Slovenski filmski center (SI), FVG Film Fund (IT), Eurimages, MEDIA
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