One for the River: The Sava Story

Feature-length documentary film

2022

Official film website

She carves canyons, fertilizes fields, creates playgrounds, nesting grounds and deep pools. People drink her water, write poems about her, harness her energy, and fight over her. The Sava River is a liquid connection between 4 countries and countless ecosystems. Float alongside four mischievous kayakers as they paddle across Slovenia sampling water, surveying birds and getting to know the Sava’s wild past, dark history, and uncertain future.

Production
Leeway Collective

Co-Production
Vizualist

Supported by
NRS
Pyranha Kayaks
Ortlieb

Idea
Rok Rozman

Director
Rožle Bregar

Cinematographers
Rožle Bregar
Mitja Legat

Music composer
Janez Dovč

Producer
Rok Rozman

Narration
Sabina Kogovšek

Editor
Denis Artač

Sound designer
Grega Švabič

Illustrations
Maja Poljanc

Best film in category Green Path
Ventotene Film Festival
Italy, 2022