news | home about festival film programme events press archive croatian version  
Zagreb Film Festival
19 - 25 October 2008

SC - Savska 25
10000 Zagreb

385 1 48 29 477
385 1 45 93 691


I don’t dream in German / Ich träume nicht auf Deutsch
Switzerland, BiH , 2008

Directed by: Ivana Lalović
Script: Lisa Blatter, Ivana Lalović, Kristina Đuković
Producer: Romana Lanfranconi, Srđan Šarenac
Production company: ZHDK, Department Film 2008
Cinematography: Aladin Hasić
Editing: Anne Corsten
Music: Philipp Milner
Cast: Luna Zimić, Zenit Đozić, Lana Stanišić, Marina Torlak, Emir Torlak, Nijaz Hadžiabdić

Format: boja, color, video
Running time: 15'

Seventeen year old Lejla works with her friend Anci (25), in a noble hotel restaurant on the top of Sarajevo. One day Lejla meets Milos (43), a businessman who spent his student years in Sarajevo, before moving to Switzerland. At nightfall, Milos and Lejla rest in the hotel restaurant together and get closer to each other without knowing what they will discover that next morning.

Directors Biography
Ivana Lalović is born 1982 in Sarajevo, Bosnia und Herzegovina. Studied political science, film science and Russian at the University of Zurich. In 2008 she got diploma in film realisation at Zurich University of Arts, Department Film. Filmography: I don’t dream in German (fiction, 2008), Nowhere (fiction, 2007), Jusqu’au dernier grain de café (documentary, 2007), Transit (fiction, 2006), Milane ( Fiction, 2005), Porjeklo (Docu Essay, 2004), Jurgens Dream Journey (animation, 2004)

Location and screening schedule:
matinee: SC Cinema, Friday, October 24th at 11.00
premiere: SC Cinema, Friday, October 24th at 22.30
reprisal: EUROPA Cinema, Saturday, October 25th at 16.00

Return to programme

Feature films

Short films

Documentary films



The Great 5

My first film


Vip Bib for Kids