Short films



Film info

  • Country:Austrija
  • Director:Tanja Mairitsch
  • Year:2017
  • Duration:18'
  • Actors:Saskia Rosendahl, Frowin Wolter


The young girl Mila wakes up in an unknown world full of mysteries. On her journey through ever changing surreal landscapes she meets her lost lover Theo. Mila has to learn that love also means to let go.

About the director

Tanja Mairitsch was born in Austria. She studied at the renowned American Film Institute in Los Angeles film and TV directing. She was awarded with the prestigious Mary Pickford Scholarship for Outstanding Achievements in film directing and the AFI Richard P. Rogers Spirit of Excellence Award. Her thesis film Fueling the Fire won the Directors Guild of America Student Film Award. The film went on to win 16 “Best Short Film” or “Best Director” awards and screened at over 30 international film festivals. Fueling the Fire received an exclusive broadcast deal with HBO/Cinemax and was also released on DVD. Fascinated with underwater cinematography, Tanja decided to explore this unique and uncharted territory in her latest project, the short film Lacrimosa.

Screening schedule

  • 24.08.2018.

    Terrace - Agency for waterways


Tickets for screenings at Cinestar Vukovar, Danubian Sand Island, Borovo Cinema 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
  • Vukovarsko-srijemska županija
  • Bobi
  • American Express
  • AutoWill
  • Elatus
  • Filmofeel
  • Iločki podrumi
  • Startas
  • Alatir
  • Vukovarsko pivo

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