Orpheus

short feature film by Tina Šmalcelj
Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2013, color, HD, 3′ 58”

Synopsis:
It’s a beautiful winter day. Four children are playing on the bridge, but fifth player enters the game… The Sniper.

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TINA ŠMALCELJ was born in Sarajevo in 1986. She graduated dramaturgy in 2009 at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo. For years she worked first as Regional Forum Coordinator and then as CineLink Coordinator at Sarajevo Film Festival. Since 2012 she is engaged in educational process at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo. She works as a freelance screenwriter, director and production assistant.

Selected Filmography:
2013 ORPHEUS, short (Director and Screenwriter)
2013 WITH MOM by Faruk Lončarević, long feature (Script consultant and 2nd AD)
2013 INTO THE BLUE by Nejra Hulusić, short (Screenwriter) – in post production
2010 CIRKUS COLUMBIA (production assistant)
2009 I LOVE YOU…, student short (Director and Screenwriter)
2007 SNOW, long feature, Aida Begić (Production Assistant)

Crew & Cast:
Written and Directed by: Tina Šmalcelj
Producer: Amra Bakšić Čamo
DOP: Amel Đikoli
Editing: Redžinald Šimek
Production Design: Dragan Denda
Costume Design: Lejla Grago
Make Up: Lamija Hadžihasanović-Homarac
Line Producer: Adnan Beširović
Cast: Mak Alijević, Iman Bostandžić, Namik Hadžimuratović, Faris Smajić

Festivals:
28 Festival Internacional de Cine de Valencia Cinema Jove (2013)
19th Sarajevo Film Festival (2013)