Criss Cross

A short cross-stitched story about friendship and treason involving a little bird, a baby goat, and a fox, inspired by the folk proverb “A friend in need is friend indeed.”

  • Slovak Republic, Czech Republic
  • 2023, 8 min
  • Director: Nina Rybárová, Tomáš Rybár
  • Editor: Michal Kondrla, Oliver Bahúl
  • Screenplay: Barbora Németh, Nina Rybárová
  • Music: Branislav Laho 
  • Sound: Branislav Laho
  • Art Director: Tomáš Rybár
  • Coproduction: MAUR film
  • Producer: Simona Hrušovská
  • Production: Super film

1.3. 17:45 Praha | Světozor Velký sál
3.3. 15:30 Praha | Kino Pilotů

Nina Rybárová, Tomáš Rybár

Nina Rybárová, Tomáš Rybár

Nina Rybárová is a graduate of the Faculty of Arts of Comenius University in Bratislava. She has considerable professional experience in the artistic and cultural sphere in the fields of dramaturgy, writing, marketing, PR, and copywriting. She is a member of the artistic group, which uses the needlework method in art. Criss Cross is her debut film.

Tomáš Rybár is an illustrator, VJ, graphic designer, and art director all in one, and a recipient of such awards as Best Game (Trnava Game Days Jam 2019) and Best Aesthetic Awards (Bratislava Game Jam 2018). He studied visual communications at AFAD Bratislava.