Stories from the Chestnut Woods / Zgodbe iz kostanjevih gozdov

Stories from the Chestnut Woods / Zgodbe iz kostanjevih gozdov

Dir : Gregor Bozic / 81 mins / Slovenia / Slovenian / 2019

SYNOPSIS

Once upon a time, somewhere in a far-off land, lived an elderly husband and wife. The old woman fell sick and died, and the old man, a stingy carpenter, found himself alone. Pondering the life he had lived, he met a young woman, a chestnut seller who desperately wanted to leave home and find a better life overseas. Surrounded by nothing but the rudimentary nature these lonely souls share fond memories as well as contemplation of their futures. Should they remain haunted by a life that was, or does another path call, joining countless others on the rickety cart to a life unknown?

FESTIVALS AND AWARDS

  • Toronto International Film Festival 2019 (Discovery)
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