After winning the award for the best children’s film at the Sarajevo Film Festival, Kapa, directed by Slobodan Maksimović, also received the audience award for the best film at the KinoKino children’s film festival in Zagreb.
The feature film under the auspices of the production studio Senca Studio was shot according to the script by Saša Eržen. The family Christmas adventure tells the story of a nine-year-old boy Erik, who has to live in a youth home because of his problematic parents, and seven-year-old Lučka, who comes from a well-to-do situated families. Since it is Christmas, both children are hoping that their most hidden wishes will come true. Erik would like to spend Christmas Eve with his parents, and Lučka would like a younger sister and a dog. Through a series of circumstances, they meet and together experience a real Christmas adventure, which in one night brings the fulfillment of their wishes, but not quite in the way they expected.
In cinemas before the holidaysThe movie Cap will premiere in Slovenian cinemas 17. in Novemberand several festival screenings and competitions in the category of children’s films await him even before that.
About the director Maksimović, the composer Mihal Novinski said that he has “the great advantage of seeing the world through children’s eyes, so simple and funny, directlywithout unnecessary moralizing”.