Edmund in Knezevac
Former RAF-lawyer and one of the key figueres in the „Opernhauskrawalle“-Protests in Zurich has moved to Knezevac in Serbia to live his live. He is now selfsustained Farmer and is chief of the water suplie. His interactions with the native farmers are verry warm and funny. He has as well a horse, who he tries to teach manners. Edmund shows his views and analysis of society in this movie. Maybe you will not agree with him, but you'll have to admit, that he made some verry interesting points. A story about globatlisation, human rights, integration and the organisation of the state.
Luka Popadić was born on 29.09.1980 in Baden, Switzerland where he finished high school. He studied political science and history on the University of Zurich. After that he attend officer school in the Swiss Army. He worked as a graphic designer and animator in Zurich and Berlin and as an assistent director in Chicago. He shot over 10 short fiction and documentary movies and a couple of tv commercials and music-videos. At the moment he is finishing his studies at the Faculty of Drama Arts in Belgrade. With his Documentary Edmund in Kneževac he won the golden medal for best documentary film at 57.short and documentary film festival in Belgrade and is participating in the international competition at the Vision du Reel festival in Nyon and attended various national and international festivals.
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