Open Door

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    Open Door

    Derë e Hapur

    Directed by

    Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Italy

    2019

    78 min

    • Albanian

    Drama

    Rudina sets off on a long journey with her unmarried pregnant sister, Elma, to meet their strict and traditional father in the Albanian village where they were born. As Rudina's car makes its way over the mountains, Elma comes up with a plan to enlist a former classmate to play the part of her husband.

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    Credits

    Cast
    Luli Bitri
    Jonida Vokshi
    Maxwell Guzja
    Sotiraq Bratko
    Guljelm Radoja
    Elidon Aliko
    Visar Vishka
    Jorgaq Tushe
    Andi Begolli
    Screenplay
    Ajola Daja
    Florenc Papas
    Cinematography
    Sevdije Kastrati
    Editing
    Stefan Stabenow
    Music
    Alexander Pejovski
    Production
    BUNKER FILM
    Production
    CIRCLE PRODUCTION
    Production
    LUPIN FILM
    Production
    AWARD ENTERTAINMENT
    Sales
    PATRA SPANOU FILM MARKETING & CONSULTING

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    Florenc Papas

    Florenc Papas

    Albania

    Florenc Papas was born in Albania, in May 1991. He studied Film Directing and Media at the MarubiFilm Academy in Tirana. He has worked for numerous short films, promotional videos, television series and broadcast documentaries. His first feature film OPEN DOOR (2019) was completed in 2019 and presented in the main competition of the 25th Sarajevo Film Festival. As a festival programmer he is currently working for Tirana International Film Festival. Papas is an alumnus of Sarajevo Talents 2015, BerlinaleTalents 2016 and First Films First. With his projects he has also participated at Sofia Meetings, Midpoint, TorinoFilm Lab and Priforum.