Portrait of a Dying Giant
by Stefan Đorđević
Short documentary film / 11’ / Expected premiere 2021 / Observational Documentary
“Portrait of a Dying Giant” is a visual ode to the miners of RTB Bor who spent their entire lives in the mine, labouring in dire conditions, operating obsolete technology that had not changed in years. Due to the acquisition of RTB Bor by Chinese investors, the old smeltery was destroyed and the need for the older miners disappeared. The film portrays their last working days.
Country of production Serbia Support of Film Center Serbia Producer Servia Film Sound designer Luka Barajević Graphic design Nenad Radojčić Editor Jelena Maksimović Colorist Nikola Marinković Director and Cinematographer Stefan Đorđević
Festivals Beldocs Distribution Venice Biennale of Architecture