"If you died here, in Ljubljana..." (2007)
16mm film transferred to video
dir. Steffani Jemison and Amiel Melnick
feat. Snezana Alic & Jelena Rusjan
TRT 11:30

A farmer shoots a refugee bear in a neighborhood garden. A young woman in a city that is not her home makes a phone call to a city agency inquiring about grave plots. Two friends consider, "If you died here, in Ljubljana, where would you want to be buried?" Marred images of a sunny town create a sense of nostalgia that verges on the ghostly.

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