A Window to Life

Silvio Mirošničenko
Documentary film about prisoners and their view of life.

A documentary experiment about prisoners who film their lives in a maximum security penitentiary. Their personal testimonies turn to the window – their only view of life.


Silvio Mirošničenko

Silvio Mirošničenko was born in Germany in 1972. He has directed numerous documentaries for Croatian Television and for independent producers. His Railway Patrolman won Best Documentary Film Award at Cinerail 2004 (France). Edo Maajka won Best Editing Award at the Days of Croatian Film 2008 and Best Film Award at DORF 2008. Three of his films won awards at the Liburnia Film Festival in Ičići (Barge Keeper, Railway Patrolman and Edo Maajka). His documentaries were shown at the most relevant national (Pula, Motovun, Days of Croatian Film) and international festivals (IDFA 2006, The Road of Fear; Cinéma du Réel 2004, The Barge Keeper). His films were screened in different ZagrebDox programs and represented Croatia at Prix Europa in Berlin three times.

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2013, 25', video

Directed by:
Silvio Mirošničenko

Screenplay by:
Silvio Mirošničenko

Filip Starešinić

Edited by:
Sara Gregorić

Marina Trandler

Produced by:
Akademija dramske umjetnosti