24th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
Our Daily Water
Drinking water deliveries by boat to remote Croatian islands is a great opportunity to observe often humorous daily life. Especially when the ship’s captain has a tendency to make coarse comments, regaling his young nephew, the newest member of the crew, with his choleric outbursts. Our Daily Water is an observational film, but it gives inner energy and humor to its protagonists. The film’s creators successfully convey the atmosphere of lazy days along the hot Croatian coast and the explosive temperament of the locals.
"Through this Mediterranean comedy about a Captain and his crew I wanted to tell a story of invisible people who work honestly in order to prevent our country from becoming an "accidental state"." V. Vorkapić
Croatian director and playwright Vlatka Vorkapić (1969) works in film and television. She has made a number of documentaries and feature films. Her feature film Sonya and the Bull (Sonja i bik) (2012) was a commercial success, and her play Judith French also won awards. In her documentary Gabriel (2012), she examined the various aspects of eroticism in Zagreb. Revolution Postponed (Odgođena Revolucija) (2015) addresses the current state of Croatian society.
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|producer:||Morana Komljenović, Sabina Krešić|
|sound:||Ana Jurčić, Embrio production|