BRATISLAVA: Slovak novelist/scriptwriter Vito Staviarsky along with his sons, director Richard Staviarsky and editor Juraj Staviarsky, and daughter, producer Marka Staviarska, are in post-production with their first feature film Loli Paradicka, produced by their family company Staviarsky and coproduced by the Slovak Radio and TV.
The tragicomedy, described as a bittersweet love story between a legless fairground salesman and a gypsy who steals one of his cakes, was filmed in the summer of 2017 and is expected to be completed by December 2018.
The 175,000 EUR film was supported by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund. It was presented at the Works in Progress forum at Febiofest. It is scheduled to be released in June 2019 by distributor Forum Film..
Coproducer:Slovak Radio and Television
Credits:Director/writer: Richard Staviarsky, Vito StaviarskyDoP: Lubor MarkoEditor: Juraj Staviarsky, Richard StaviarskyProducer: Marka StaviarskaCast: Michal Ilkanin, Kamilka Mitrasova, Michal Soltesz, Kveta Strazanova