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The Ornithologist

O Ornitólogo

Film info

  • Country:Portugal, Francuska, Brazil
  • Director:João Pedro Rodrigues
  • Year:2016
  • Duration:117'
  • Actors:Paul Hamy, Xelo Cagiao, Han Wen, João Pedro Rodrigues, Juliane Elting



João Pedro Rodrigues was born in 1966 in Lisbon, Portugal. He is a director and writer. His credits include O Fantasma (2000), selected for the official competition at Venice, Two Drifters (2005), screened in the Directors’ Fortnight, and To Die Like a Man (2009), selected for Un Certain Regard at Cannes. From his very first short film, he works with art director and screenwriter João Rui Guerra da Mata and they subsequently co-direct several films including Red Dawn (2011) and The Last Time I Saw Macao (2012). In 2015, they co-sign Iec Long, a documentary which is screened at Berlin.

Screening schedule

  • 24.08.2017.

    Danubian sand island

  • 24.08.2017.

    City Cinema Beli Manastir


Tickets for screenings at Cinestar Vukovar, Danubian Sand Island, Borovo Cinema, Valpovo culture center, Centar znanja Vinkovci, Vucedol museum are free. For screenings at locations - Terrace of Agency for Waterways and Castle Eltz Park admission is 15 HRK. Tickets.

Festival hosts
  • Discovery
  • Grad Vukovar
  • Hrvatski dom Vukovar
Srebrni sponzor
  • Pevec
  • Grad Zagreb
  • Hrvatska turistička zajednica
  • Hrvatski audiovizualni centar
  • Ministarstvo kulture
  • Vukovarsko-srijemska županija
  • TZ Vukovar
  • American Express
  • AutoWill
  • Badel Pelinkovac
  • Borovo
  • Elatus
  • Filmofeel
  • Hrvatska banka za obnovu i razvitak
  • Iločki podrumi
  • Startas
  • Alatir
  • PPD
  • Bobi

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