S O N J A P R O S E N C
Original Title: Zgodovin Ljubezni
International Title: History of Love
Running time: 100 minutes
Directed by: Sonja Prosenc
Written by: Sonja Prosenc
Produced by: Rok Sečen, Sonja Prosenc, Jarle Bjørknes, Nadia Trevisan
Cast: Kristoffer Joner, Doroteja Nadrah, Matej Zemljič
DoP: Mitja Licen
Editor: Frida Eggum Michaelsen
In production, expected release: 2018
History of Love
Not long ago Iva’s mother died in an accident. While mourning the loss, Iva discovers her mother’s secret connected to Erik whom she worked with, and her image of the family starts to fall apart. Iva embarks on an odyssey through past and present, grief and anger, revenge and remorse.
Sonja Prosenc is a writer-director from Slovenia. Her acclaimed debut feature film The Tree premiered at Karlovy Vary IFF 2014. In its festival run the film received FIPRESCI Prize amongst other awards and it became the Slovenian OSCAR candidate in 2016. Same year Cineuropa named Sonja one of eight “up-and-coming female directors deserving your attention.” History of Love is her second feature film.