Regional Competition

Unsuccessful Totally

Ljiljana Šišmanović
Screening time  
28.02. / Tuesday, 19:00 - 21:00 Theatre 2  
03.03. / Friday, 12:00 - 14:00 Theatre 4  
04.03. / Saturday, 16:00 - 18:00 Theatre 4  
An unsuccessful film about an unsuccessful artist.

In the time and world where success is only measured by the quantity of money you can spend, regardless of how you acquired it, maybe it is a success to become and remain completely unsuccessful. This is an unsuccessful film about an unsuccessful artist.


Ljiljana Šišmanović

Ljiljana Šišmanović was born in Zagreb in 1970. She graduated in Croatian Language and Class Teaching from the Zagreb Faculty of Philosophy. She has made some thirty documentary films, mostly produced by Croatian Radiotelevision. Her best-known documentaries, The Last Bay of the Panonian Sea (2002) and The Mark of Cain (2010, co-directed with Tihana Kopsa) were shown in official competition of national and international festivals (ZagrebDox, Days of Croatian Film, Tabor Film Festival, Liburnia Film Festival, etc.). Her documentary Half-sister (2006) was screened at ZagrebDox in 2006 and her Passage for Stella (2014) at its 2015 edition.

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Neuspješan skroz

2017, 52'

Directed by:
Ljiljana Šišmanović

Screenplay by:
Ljiljana Šišmanović

Davor Petričić

Edited by:
Matija zajec

Žarko Jovanovski

Nera Zembjak

Produced by: