Kala azar

Director/Writer: Janis Rafa. Produced by: SNG Film (NL), co-produced by Heretic (GR).

Funding Netherlands Film Fund: De Verbeelding.

At the margins of a city somewhere in the south of Europe, a young couple start their day with their job routine: collecting deceased pets from homes and taking them to a pet crematorium. Outside of their job's constraints, they also desolate environment, the couples' stoic perseverance creates a space through which their love grows until the moment they have a car accident and cause a roadkill themselves...

Festivals: IFFR 2020, Winner IFFR 2020 KNF Award