Old Ladies (Starice)

Bosnia and Herzegovina 2008, 5' | Director, Screenplay, Sound Sabrina Begovic | DoP Amel Dikoli | Editor Miralem Zubcevic | Cast Amina Begovic, Emina Kustura, Vera Skoko, Zagorka Borota, Zdenka Knezovic, Sena Moric, Džana Mehmedovic | Production Akademie der Darstellenden Künste

The siren of an ambulance in a quiet street in Sarajevo. Old ladies peer out of their windows to find out what's going on. But their curiosity will be their doom.

Based on a short story by Daniil Kharms, the Russian writer.

SABRINA BEGOVIC was born 1986 in Sarajevo. Is currently in her final year of film direction studies at Sarajevo Academy of Performing Arts. Has directed several theatre plays, films and videos. Was one of the organisers of Bujroom, a multimedia project. Her film First Time I Exhibited My Art in the B&H National Gallery can also be seen in the programme section Focus: Around the Balkans at this year's Dortmund | Cologne International Women's Film Festival.

Sabrina Begovic
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Short Film
Focus: Around the Balkans