COMPETITION · FEATURE · DOCUMENTARY/ANIMATION/FICTION
2022 · 86 min · colour · 5.1 · DCP · 16:9
Slovenian with English subtitles. Co-funded by the Slovenian Film Centre.
Wracked Piano is a tale of cinema and music about an old Bösendorfer 225 grand piano Subcontra F that stands abandoned in a studio of Radio Slovenia. The film’s stories about the piano are based on true facts and written records, complemented by quotes and references to two Slovenian literary works. But the narrative weaving all these together is a product of the filmmakers’ imagination and creative zeal.
|DIRECTED BY||MIHA VIPOTNIK|
|WRITTEN BY||MIHA VIPOTNIK|
|DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY||RADO LIKON|
|EDITED BY||MIHA VIPOTNIK|
|PRODUCTION DESIGN||MATEJA MEDVEDIČ|
|COSTUME DESIGN||TANJA BIRKMAJER|
|SOUND DESIGN||JULIJ ZORNIK|
|MAKEUP ARTIST||ANJA GODINA|
|MUSIC||GREGOR STRNIŠA, BOJAN ADAMIČ, VOJKO SFILIGOJ|
|LEAD ANIMATORS||CIRIL HORJAK, ANA ČIGON, TONE MLAKAR|
|CAST||CIRIL HORJAK (AS HIMSELF), JANEZ ŠKOF (DOORKEEPER), SAŠA PAVČEK (MS WOLF), GREGOR STRNIŠA (AS HIMSELF), LUKAS-LUDERER MANFRED (REPRESENTATIVE OF BÖSENDORFER), ANJA DRNOVŠEK (KSENJA HRIBAR), IGOR ŠTAMULAK (RADO HRIBAR), MATIJA MILIČINSKI (AS HIMSELF)|
»Inspired by true historical facts and people, the tale combines various levels of the cinematic and animated film language. In both, I used an approach that is a blend of fiction and essay.«