Why Did They Come by Train

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  • HR
  • 2015
  • 14'
  • CGI, 3D
  • color
  • Orig. Title: Zašto su došli vlakom

One Sunday afternoon, a train arrives at the train station on the main square of a small town. Hundreds of strange, mysterious beings disembark the train. What follows is a magnificent, though brief, encounter the townsfolk will remember forever.

Director
Joško Marušić
Screenplay
Joško Marušić
Producer
Vinko Brešan
Animation
Zvonimir Ćuk
Compositing
Zvonimir Ćuk
Design
Joško Marušić
Backgrounds
Joško Marušić
Cinematography
Zvonimir Ćuk
Editing
Zvonimir Ćuk
Sound Design
Vjeran Šalamon
Music
Karlo Oršolić
Voices
Jan Begović, Luka Cvetanović, Božo Đerek, Vito Kukić
Production
Zagreb film
Support
Hrvatski audiovizualni centar (HAVC)

Joško Marušić (1952)
Graduated from the Faculty of Architecture in Zagreb. He has been active in several artistic media – comic books, caricatures, illustrations, literature, film production, tv, theory and animation criticism – but animated film remained the focus of his interest. He was twice art director of Zagreb film, and art director of The World Festival of Animated Film. In 1999 he founded the Department of animated film at the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb, where he is currently teaching animation. His animated films, including Inside and Out (1977), Perpetuo (1978), Fisheye (1980), Over There (1985), Skyscraper (1981), Home is the Best (1988), have won prestigious awards at international film festivals around the world.

Croatian film catalogue