Croatia/France 2018 7 min without dialogues
German premiere

by Veljko Popović

Animators: Goran Stojnic, Chloe Roux, Lucija Buzancic, Sander Joon, Mario Vrandecic, Producers: Milivoj Popovic, Patrick Hernandez, Lado Skorin, Music: Pablo Pico, Sinisa Jakelic, Nikola Dzaja, Production: Lemonade3D / Krupni kadar, 3D2D Animatori, Bagan Films

The cycling season is nearing its grand finale. During the final race, the two men in the lead are competing for more than the Grand Trophy.

Veljko Popović, born 1979, graduated in 2003 from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb/Croatia, Department of Painting. In 1998, he started working with computer graphics. He co-founded Lemonade3d, a CG and animation studio. Since 2012, he has been a tenured Professor at the Arts Academy in Split, where he teaches animation. His films have been screened and awarded at numerous festivals worldwide.

Filmography (selection): 2008 SHE WHO MEASURES, 2011 DOVE SEI, AMOR MIO, 2016 PLANEMO, 2018 CYCLISTS

Awards (selection): Best Croatian Film Award (Animafest Zagreb/Croatia 2018), Best Croatian Short Film Award (Mediterranean Film Festival Split, Croatia 2018), Special Prize (Hiroshima International Animation Festival, Japan 2018)

Vanja Andrijevic