Film | MINISTRY OF LOVE
DIRECTOR: Pavo Marinković
SCREENPLAY: Pavo Marinković
DOP: Simon Tanšek
EDITOR: Dubravko Slunjski
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Gorana Stepan
COSTUME DESIGNER: Vedrana Rapić
SOUND: Jan Paul, Ludvík Bohadlo
MUSIC: Hrvoje Crnić Boxer, Mydy Rabycad
MAKE-UP: Ana Bulajić Črček
VISUAL EFFCTSE: Krsto Jaram
LEAD ACTOR: Stjepan Perić
SUPPORT ACTRESSES: Ecija Ojdanić, Olga Pakalović, Ksenija Marinković, Alma Prica
SUPPORT ACTORS: Dražen Kühn, Milan Štrljić, Bojan Navojec, Stipe Radoja, Goran Navojec, Oleg Tomac
PRODUCERS: Stanislav Babić, Julietta Sichel
PRODUCTION: Telefilm (HR)
CO-PRODUCERS: Igor Pediček, Goran Radman
CO-PRODUCTIONS: 8Heads Productions (CZ), Casablanca Film Production (SI), Hrvatska radiotelevizija (HR)
DISTRIBUTION: Blitz film i video
WORLD SALES: Starline Entertainment
All Croatian widows of war living with new partners in domestic partnerships become a state issue. In order to hunt down the love offenders, the government sends a wrong man. Krešo, an unemployed biologist, is a man with low self-esteem and a dysfunctional marriage.
Pavo Marinković (1967) holds a degree in Dramaturgy from the Academy of Dramatic Arts. His dramas have been awarded and staged on numerous occasions. In 2006, he co-directed Trešeta (he also co-authored the screenplay). In 2009, he made his first independent project Love Life of a Gentle Coward that garnered him three Golden Arenas at the Pula Film Festival. In 2013, he directed a real full-length documentary Occupation, the 27th Picture, which premiered at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.
Croatia/Czech Republic/Slovenia, 2016 | 103’7''
feature, drama, comedy