It is unlikely that there is a Croatian film fan who has not heard (of) the Sinkauz brothers – Alen and Nenad. Their distinctive and ravishing sound that fuses acoustic, electronic and experimental music has left its special imprint on numerous Croatian films, including four that won them Golden Arenas at Pula FF: Goran (2017), The Eighth Commissioner (2018), The Diary of Diana B (2019) and The Dawn (2021). From thrillers and comedies to dramas, horrors, and experimental films, their music has something for every taste. But their work is not limited to film alone. In addition to participating in numerous musical and stage projects, they are active members of the art rock band East Rodeo. They also launched Audioart – Experimental and Improvised Music Festival.
These acclaimed Croatian composers of original scores will offer the Motovun audience a unique audiovisual experience. The screening of Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922), a legendary Swedish silent-era film that celebrates its centennial this year, will be accompanied by the live-performance of music written by Alen and Nenad Sinkauz for this occasion Come and experience the dramaturgical power of film music and improvisation. Let us immerse ourselves in the gothic world of demons and get scared together!