Kujtim is a fisherman who works in his father in law boat. His life is stacked in between a tragic moment in the past and his hopeless present. Finding himself in a crossroad he decides to take a risky adventure into the sea.
Benart Laze was born in 1988 in Corovoda, Skrapar a city in south Albania. He studied for Theatre (directing) at the Academy of Arts in Tirana and graduating in 2010. His final diploma work was directing the play “The Dumb Waiter” by Harold Pinter. As a student he worked as production assistant and second assistant director in some of the Albanian movie productions. From 2012 he is working as first assistant director in most of the Albanian and international movie production shooting in Albania. He won the best film award at the 48 hour film project Tirana 2013. Now is working as freelancer 1st AD, Director and screenwriter. “ATILA” is his first professional Short debut as writer and Director.