The End/Land

Tomislav Šoban

experimental film

year: 2015

format: HD, DCP
duration: 10'10"

production: Kinoklub Zagreb
distribution: Bonobostudio

The synopsis is made of bans which pose limits upon my work. In the woods, next to the railroad. The sky is not blue. No people. Everything is connected. The scenes are static. The camera moves. The camera moves in six directions. No camera. Work around one of the rules of filmmaking.


More about the film

Director, scriptwriter, editor: Tomislav Šoban
Music: Matija Pekić
Sound design: Tomislav Babić, Ivan Zelić
Producer: Vedran Šuvar

Tomislav Šoban (1981) graduated from the Department of Graphics at Zagreb’s Academy of Fine Arts in 2004. In 2011, he enrolled the Academy of Dramatic Art, Department of Film and TV Directing. He is an active member of the Cinema Club Zagreb. He held several solo and group exhibitions. His film The Tiniest (2013) won several awards in Croatia and abroad, and was screened in the competition program at International Short Film Festival Oberhausen.


The End/Land (2015), Semifinals (2014), The Tiniest (2013), Taximeter (2013), Save to Contacts (2010), Green Border (2006)


  • Green DCP Award, 25 FPS Festival 2015
  • Special Mention, Days of Croatian Film 2016           
  • Best Sound Design, Days of Croatian Film 2016


25 FPS Festival (24/9-27/9/2015)
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival (27/10-1/11/2015)
Days of Croatian Film (21/4-24/4/2016)
International Short Film Festival Oberhausen (5/5-10/5/2016)
Kratki na brzinu - Revue of Croatian Short Films (12/5-15/5/2016)
Animafest Zagreb – World Festival of Animated Film (6/6-11/6/2016)