Petra Zlonoga

pencil and ink on paper

year: 2014

format: HD
duration: 6'09"

production: Bonobostudio
distribution: Bonobostudio

Everything that is alive is hungry; seed is hungry for light, bird is hungry for flight, man is hungry for the touch of another. The seed of longing grows into what feeds us.


More About the Film

script, direction, design: Petra Zlonoga
animation and colouring: Petra Zlonoga, Jelena Oroz
sound: Andrea Martignoni
editing: Iva Kraljević
compositing: Stjepan Milas
colour grading: Mario Kalogjera
image processing: Dora Bilandžić
re-recording mixer: Bojan Kondres
producer: Vanja Andrijević

Petra Zlonoga (1982) holds an MA in Graphic Design from the School of Design (2007) and MA in Animated Film and New Media from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb (2011). Since 2009 she works as a freelance graphic designer and illustrator.


One of Many (2018), Dota (2016), Hunger (2014), Daniil Ivanovič, You Are Free (2011), Fox (2010), Gregor (2010), Daniil Ivanovič, Marry Me (2007)


  • Best Experimental Film, Tabor Film Festival 2014
  • Special Mention, Supertoon International Animation Festival 2014
  • Special Mention, Anibar International Animation Festival 2014
  • Special Mention, Animanima International Animation Festival 2015


Festivals +

Days of Croatian Film (22/4-27/4/2014)
Animafest Zagreb – World Festival of Animated Film (Panorama), (3/6-8/6/2014)
Tabor Film Festival (10/6-15/6/2014)
Animasivo, Mexico (23/7-27/7/2014)
Anima Mundi International Animation Festival (26/7-10/8/2014)
Supertoon International Animation Festival (27/7-1/8/2014)
Anibar International Animation Festival (5/8-10/8/2014)
Hiroshima International Animation Festival (21/8-25/8/2014)
Kinookus Food Film Festival (3/9-7/9/2014)
Milano Film Festival (4/9-14/9/2014)
Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival (16/9-21/9/2014)
Animage International Animation Festival Pernambuco (16/9-28/9/2014)
Ottawa International Animation Festival (17/9-21/9/2014)
Calgary International Film Festival (18/9-28/9/2014)
KROK International Animated Film Festival (27/9-6/10/2014)
Sedicicorto International Film Festival (3/10-11/10/2014)
Animatou International Animated Film Festival (3/10-11/10/2014)
Un festival c'est trop court, Nice short film festival (13/10-19/10/2014)
Uppsala International Short Film Festival (20/10-26/10/2014)
London International Animation Festival (24/10-2/11/2014)
Primanima World Festival of First Animations (28/10-1/11/2014)
Leeds International Film Festival (5/11-20/11/2014)
CutOut Fest International Animation Festival (13/11-16/11/2014)
St. Louis International Film Festival (13/11-23/11/2014)
ZINEBI Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Film (14/11-21/11/2014)
L’Alternativa Barcelona Independent Film Festival (17/11-23/11/2014)
Anilogue International Animation Festival (19/11-23/11/2014)
Animated Dreams International Animation Film Festival (19/11-23/11/2014)
Etiuda&Anima International Film Festival (21/11-27/11/2014)
Sommets du cinéma d'animation, Montreal (27/11-7/12/2014)
Bogota International Short Film Festival (Panorama), (2/12-9/12/2014)
Animateka International Animated Film Festival (8/12-14/12/2014)
Piccolo Festival dell’Animazione (11/12-30/12/2014)
Premiers Plans Festival (16/1-25/1/2015)
Tampere Film Festival (4/3-8/3/2015)
Tricky Women Festival (11/3-15/3/2015)
Monstra Lisbon Animated Film Festival (12/3-22/3/2015)
Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival (23/3-29/3/2015)
Roanne Animation Short Film Festival (23/3-29/3/2015)
Filmfest Dresden (14/4-19/4/2015)
VAFI - International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival Varaždin (21/4-26/4/2015)
NW Animation Festival (4/5-10/5/2015)
SICAF - Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (23/5-28/5/2015)
Melbourne International Animation Festival (16/6-29/6/2015)
Fest Anca International Animation Festival (24/6-28/6/2015)
World Festival of Animated Film, Varna (9/9-13/9/2015)
Animanima International Animation Festival (10/9/-13/9/2015)
Split Film Festival (12/9-19/9/2015)
3D Wire (7/10-11/10/2015)
Balkanima European Animated Film Festival (6/10-10/10/2015)
CinEast - Central and Eastern European Film Festival, Luxemburg (8/10-25/10/2015)
International Festival of 1st Short Film in Pontault Combault (9/10-11/10/2015)
Imagine Science Film Festival, New York (16/10-24/10/2015)
Granada International Short Film Festival (19/10-25/10/2015) 
Banja Luka International Animated Film Festival (23/10-28/10/2015)
Kuandu International Animation Festival (24/10/-1/11/2015)
Insomnia Animation Festival (14/7-17/7/2016)
Tel Aviv Animation Festival (3/8-6/8/2016)