WILD WILD EAST

A Cat Is Always Female

Synopsis

Through a feminist lens, the filmmakers pay homage to their professor Marija Ujevic Galetovic – one of Croatia’s most important sculptors. Marija’s life story and views are told through a combination of video footage and animation of her feminine sculptures.

BIOGRAPHY

Martina Mestrovic (1974) graduated from the Sculpture Department from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb in 1998. She has held several solo and group exhibitions. In 2004, she joined the art collective Kreativni sindikat, working as a 2D and 3D set designer, animator and director. She lives and works in Zagreb. Filmography: A Cat Is Always Female (2019), Peter’s Forest (2016), Bla (2013)

Tanja Vujasinovic (1974) completed an MA in Fine Art studies at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London in 2006 and graduated from the Sculpture Department from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb in 1999. Works with a variety of media including video, sculpture and sound. She participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions. She lives and works in Zagreb. Filmography: A Cat Is Always Female (2019), Award (2008), Dry Run (2006).

  • Martina Mestrovic, Tanja Vujasinovic
  • Croatia
  • 2019
  • Doc.
  • 16’
  • Sub. PT/ENG

FILMIN

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Official Competition
East Doc