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Koza is a former Olympic boxer. He and his partner, Miša, live in a dilapidated housing estate, constantly struggling to make ends meet. Miša learns that she is expecting a child and decides to terminate her pregnancy. Koza, who has not trained in a while, steps back into the ring, hoping to earn some much-needed cash and possibly change Miša's mind.
Co-owner and producer at Sentimental Film and Punkchart Films production companies. His feature documentary debut Velvet Terrorists, which he co-directed with Pavol Pekarčík and Peter Kerekes, has been screened at the Berlinale within the Forum section and received the Tagesspiegel Readers' Prize. His feature debut Koza (2015) received the Works in Progress Award for the most promising project at Karlovy Vary IFF in 2014 and is now premiered at the Berlinale Forum. The film was nominated for the Best First Feature Award by the Festival Director.
Location and Day/Time
Abu Dhabi: The Mall at World Trade Centre Abu Dhabi - cinema 8
19/10/2016 - 8:00 PM
Dubai: Ibn Battuta Mall – cinema 12
20/10/2016 - 8:00 PM