The Great Water

historical, psychological

Typology

feature

Lenght

long

Czech title

Velká voda

Runtime

90 min

Country

Czech Republic, Macedonia, Federal Republic of Germany, United States of America

Copyright

2004

Production year

2004

Premiere

21.04.2005

Director

Ivo Trajkov

Summary

This film is the recollection of a dying man, Lem, who spent some time during the Second World War in Macedonia in an orphanage - in the reality of an institution designed in the spirit of communist ideology to re-educate the children of dead enemies. The dramatic story captures young Lem's relationship with his "mysterious" companion from childhood, Isak

Cast

Sašo Kekenoski

Lem Nikodinoski

Maja Stankovska /ž/

Isak Kejten

Meto Jovanovski

Lem (starý)

Verica Nedeska /ž/

Olivera Srezoska

Nikolina Kujača /ž/

Verna

Aleksandar Ribak

Metodija Griskoski

Goce Deskoski

Klimoski

Marina Cakalova /ž/

Lenče

Mykola Hejko

ruský hrdina

Risto Gogovski

Zvoník

Vladimir Svetiev

zeměpisář

Petar Mirčevski

tělocvikář

Zoran Popovski

Nikolče

Oliver Trifunov

Spasko

Commentary

Meto Jovanovski

makedonská verze

Rade Šerbedžija

anglická verze

Crew and creators

Director

Ivo Trajkov

Second Unit Director

Filip Cemerski

Assistant Director

Kirijana Nikoloska /ž/

Based on

Živko Čingo (Golemata voda – román) (1971)

Script Editor

Josef Valušiak

Second Unit Photography

Brand Ferro

Production Designer

Kemal Hrustanović

Set Designer

Kemal Hrustanovič

Costume Designer

Žaklina Krstevska /ž/

Make-Up Artist

Halid Redžebasič

Film Editor

Atanas Georgiev

Sound Designer

Nenad Vukadinovič, Atanas Georgiev, Zoran Stojanovič, Vladimír Chrenovský (sound design, mix zvuku), Petr Pénzes-Gyurický (sound design), Ivo Heger (mix zvuku), Nenad Vukadinovič

Special Effects

XXX studio Skopje, Makedonie

Czech subtitles

Linguafilm

Co-producer

Blaže Dulev, Lasto Nikolovski, Blerim Destani

Production Manager

Goce Sazdanovski

Unit Production Manager

Goran Cvetkovič

Cooperation

Mykola Hejko (režie dětských rolí)

Music

Music Composed by

Kiril Džajkovski

Music Conducted by

Nikola Kodžabašija

Songs

různé skladby a písně

Production info

Original Title

Velká voda

English Title

The Great Water

Working Title

Za zdí

Parallel Title

Golemata voda

Category

film

Typology

feature

Genre

historical, psychological

Origin country

Czech Republic, Macedonia, Federal Republic of Germany, United States of America

Copyright

2004

Production Year

2004

Premiere

21.04.2005

With support

Státní fond České republiky pro podporu a rozvoj české kinematografie, Ministerstvo kultury Makedonské republiky, MK SR (prostřednictvím), ARTREAL, s.r.o. (MK SR)

Technical info

Lenght

long

Runtime

90 min

Subtitles

Czech