Director: Ilija Cvetkovski
Duration: 67 min
Cast : Dionis Pashlakov, Grozdanka Pashlakova
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Drama
Dionis is a retiring biology teacher with a passion and a dream. He owns over a hundred rusty old cars, most of which don’t even work, and every night he sleeps next to them, dreaming of turning this unusual collection into a large museum. But his passion and his dreams come with a price.
Nominated for the Best Documentary Film at the Sarajevo Film Festival 2017
Ilija Cvetkovski is a passionate filmmaker from a small town in Macedonia. He studied architecture in Montpellier, France before he decided that his dream was to make films, so in 2011 he continued his education on ESRA in Skopje. A year later, he makes his first short film, Dushan, which was shown to numerous student festivals. Inspired by the power and influence of personal and small films, in 2012, he starts to shoot his first documentary Dionis’ Museum. After a year of shooting, he is forced to quit the school to take a job in the Dominican Republic as a photographer, in order to repay student and film loans. 6 months later, he returns back in Macedonia to finish the film. He speaks English, French, Spanish and Russian.