directed by Martin Kollar
a documentary film, SK-CZ 2015

  • About

    A quiet story about a man waiting for an important surgery. After he learns he’s facing the possibility of only having a few months to live, he embarks on a vagrant journey with only a “deadline” – 5 October. From the notes in his diary and his daily search for a place to spend the night, we discover what he is running away from: fear, discomfort, testing weather conditions, and his deteriorating health. Reality, however, keeps reminding him of what lies ahead – a surgery with possibly fatal consequences.

  • Production

    Director & scriptwriter: Martin Kollar
    DoP: Martin Kollar
    Editor: Alexandra Gojdičová, Marek Šulík
    Sound design: Tobias Potočný
    Composer: Michal Novinski
    Producers: Ivan Ostrochovský, Tereza Polachová, Jiři Konečný, Martin Kollar
    Production companies: Punkchart films (SK), HBO Europe, endorfilm (CZ), 71km (SK)

  • Premiere

    Rotterdam IFF 2016