Jovan Batas’ second short feature film.

Film The Play (Partija) is a story about father whose life brought him to his biggest revelation. Father, ex-soldier, at his 50s tries to transfer his interests to his son and get him prepared for entering the army. After the son's tragedy, he cannot accept facts that he will never follow his steps. He starts to get distanced from other world and keeps drinking. His mind is also poisoned with fact, that neighbours' sons are strong, healthy and also were able to enter the army. Set of circumstances than gives the father a lesson, so he experiences the biggest revelation of his life, that he needed to live normally.

Year of production
2016
Type
Short film
My assignments
Director, Production Manager, Editor, Colorist
Other crew and team members
Dolores Kirhmajer (Writer, Assistant Director, Production Assistant)
Urban Bradeško – Director of Photography
Alen Udovč – Gaffer, Camera Assistant
Jaka Zorman, Bor Kiswarday – Boom Operators
Matej Kokalj – Sound Designer
Blaž Peterka – Foley Sound Assistant
Eva Blejc – Make up artist
Dolores Kirhmajer – Costume Designer
Nejc Suhadolnik – Still Photography

Actors:
Milan Štefe – Dad
Urh Mlakar – Son
Kajetan Bajt – Neighbour
Tanja Frbežar – Neighbour's wife
Gal Petermanec – Neighbour's son
Aleks Smrekar – Neighbour's son
Laura Matić Gallo – Souldier
Dolores Kirhmajer – Waitress