Osadné

Osadne

An encounter between the leaders of Europe and the local politicians from the last village on the edge of the European Union. The small village of Osadné is desperate to revive its dying population with bold, new ideas. And so the mayor and the priest visit Brussels institutions and the European Parliament. All in an attempt to put their village on the global map. A modern Don Quijote Story.

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Details

Country of Production
Slovakia

Year of Production
2009

Format
Digi Beta Pal

Length
58 / 63 min

Director
Marko Škop

Production
Artileria in co-production with Hypermarket Film, Slovenská Televízia and in association with VPRO and YLE

Original Language
Slovak

Subtitles
English

Festivals / Awards

Karlovy Vary IFF 2009 (Best Documentary Film)
Warsaw IFF 2009
London FF 2009 (Grierson Award nominee)
DOK Leipzig 2009
IDFA 2009
ZagrebDox 2010
Thessaloniki IDF 2010
Crossing Europe FF Linz 2010
Hot Docs Toronto 2010
Krakow FF 2010 (Honorable Mention)
Melbourne IFF 2010
Margaret Mead FVF New York 2010