"Where we are!" Poetic essay from the region of Central Slovakia is portraying picturesqueness of this mountainous land with its roman and gothic architecture captured by camera and paintbrush. Snapshot evokes senseof purity and simple beauty that is echoed with intact natural scenery, romantic historical sites and characters. On the contrary, shots from contemporary slovak town of Banská Bystrica, cultural and business center of the region, act somehow disturbing..as it were not corresponding to the long-life nature of the place. Random chaplain is commenting on value of arts and life. The whole atmosphere of the snapshot is underlined by music.
Flockmaster Jano Červeň
Since the Middle Ages sheep breeding is a natural part of the character of the Slovak land. Is it a romantic lifestyle or hard work? This film is a documentary about the strength of nature, submission, respect to traditions, but mainly about man and his work in changing times.
They were supposed to get married, start a family, and build a brilliant future... But the revolution changed their paths. Soccer became their idol. The film is shot by time-lapse photography over the course of five years and shows the lives of its protagonists, the soccer players of the DRINK TEAM, their friends and fans not only from the football green. The team has changed over the years, but the boys from the DRINK TEAM listen to no one and solve the hamletian dilemma “to drink or not to drink“ radically and without any problems. Their girlfriends and wives have “gotten used to“ this too. It is a documentary about the intense friendship of a generation and about love for soccer, life, women, and alcohol...