The Undying Swan

Directed by levin Diatschenko

Australian Premiere

A down-on-his luck adventurer signs up with a strange employment agency that gives him a job cleaning carpets while also reading fortunes in them. One such fortune leads him to Belgrade where he falls for a mysterious ballerina, Ljubica, whose lovers all end up dying young and haunting her plumbing. Her carpet may hold the answers! This surrealist, neo noir love letter is a local Darwin production done in stylistic 2D Animation. Written and directed by Levin A. Diatschenko and animated by Gokhan Can. Staring the voices of Kadek Hobman, Ciella Lee Williams and Jack Tinapple.

The Undying Swan

Directed by levin Diatschenko

Australian Premiere

A down-on-his luck adventurer signs up with a strange employment agency that gives him a job cleaning carpets while also reading fortunes in them. One such fortune leads him to Belgrade where he falls for a mysterious ballerina, Ljubica, whose lovers all end up dying young and haunting her plumbing. Her carpet may hold the answers! This surrealist, neo noir love letter is a local Darwin production done in stylistic 2D Animation. Written and directed by Levin A. Diatschenko and animated by Gokhan Can. Staring the voices of Kadek Hobman, Ciella Lee Williams and Jack Tinapple.

Filmmaker in Attendance

Levin A. Diatschenko

Levin A. Diatschenko is a novelist, playwright, film-maker, musician and performance artist from Darwin, Australia. Most of his work is inspired by themes like mysticism, love and raging against the dying of the light.

2019

Australia

MA15+

65 mins

English

Special Screening / Crew/Cast in Attendance / Feature / Animation