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The Spirits Diary

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  • HR
  • 2015
  • 82'
  • color
  • experimental documentary
  • Orig. Title: Rakijaški dnevnik

Mario Haber was a sound engineer and a dedicated brandy maker. For over a decade, he had been recording colorful conversations and sounds in his house and around the alcohol fermenter. The Spirits Diary is a visual reconstruction of his audio recordings.

Damir Čučić
Damir Čučić, Mario Haber, Boris Poljak
Vera Robić-Škarica
Boris Poljak
Damir Čučić
Sound Design
Martin Semenčić
Goran Štrbac
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Croatian Distribution
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Eric Maria Strom
Hrvatski filmski savez (HFS)
Hrvatski audiovizualni centar (HAVC)

Damir Čučić (1972)
He has directed more than 20 documentaries, 12 experimental films and two short films. He is the winner of 17 national and international film awards and his films have been shown at over 130 festivals in 40 countries on almost every continent. In 1999 he also became involved in film education and he teaches at many documentary and experimental film workshops. He is the founder of Mikrokino, a chain of movie theatres reserved for short film screenings.

Selected Filmography – Damir Čučić (1972)

  • The Spirits Diary (2015) – documentary feature
  • A Letter to My Dad (2012) – feature film
  • City Killer (2007) – documentary short
  • La petite mort (2006) – experimental short
  • La Strada (2004) – experimental short
  • Forgotten (2002) – documentary short
  • Creatures From the Pictures (1999) – documentary short

Croatian film catalogue

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