Original title: MEZANIN
Section: Competition programme – Shorts
Director: Dalibor Matanić
Cast list: Leona Paraminski, Jagoda Kralj Novak, Alen Liverić
Credits: screenplay: Dalibor Matanić; director of photography: Branko Linta; editor: Tomislav Pavlić; sound: Dubravka Premar; costume design: Ana Savić Gećan; producer: Ankica Jurić Tilić & Hrvoje Pervan; production: Kinorama;
Running time: 14
Format: 35 mm
MEZZANINE is set in an alienated city ruled by merciless principles of corporate society, in which a young woman consents to be reduced to mere human flesh, as it is the only way into the game of survival. Her mother encourages the daughter to embark into this merciless world, becoming aware that her own child is irreversibly damaged. The two of them play a silent game with its main goal - solving the existence problems – has been achieved, yet they are aware that the aftermath is more than present.