Availability: Croatia, Slovenia, BiH, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania / Subtitles: Eng
Jasna, a Croatian ex-pat, returns to her hometown to take care of her dying mother. But even when lying bedridden, her mother's immobile body still radiates daunting authority over those who surround her. As days go by, Jasna gets tangled in the web of grudges that she was desperately trying to escape. Will she finally confront her mother or lose herself in her smothering embrace?
Jure Pavlović was born in 1985. His shorts Half an Hour for Grandma and Umbrella have screened at over 50 festivals, winning numerous awards. His third film, Picnic (premiered at Berlinale 2015), won multiple recognitions, including the prestigious European Film Award and the Grand Prix and Best Acting Award at Croatian Film Days.