The Shift

Short Film Station 2017

Project information

Talent Luka Popadic
Role of participant Director / Producer
Director Luka Popadic
Producer Luka Popadic / Ognjen Glavonic / Franziska Sonder
Screenwriter Luka Popadic / Vladimir Tagic
Status pre-production

Production details

Running time 15 min
Genre Tragicomedy
Year of production 2018
Countries of Production Serbia , Switzerland
Production Companies
Radar Film GmbH, Zurich
Non-Aligned Films, Belgrade


A tragicomedy about freedom of speech during war times.

still / picture for The Shift


Serbia, 1999. In 9 minutes and 45 seconds NATO will hit with an airstrike the offices of Milošević’s controlled state television.
The cutter Terza is about to finish his shift. He turns his computer off and heads towards the exit.
On his way out he meets a colleague who asks him for just one little favour. But the clock is ticking...