- Date: Thursday, September 23rd at 20.00 h, free
- Location: Cultural Center Travno venue, Božidara Magovca 17, Travno
RON, KNIGHT OF MORNING WOOD, adventure in the Balkania, the land of madness
Ron, Knight of Morning Wood is a stop-motion animated film about the life of knights and wizards in an unusual imaginary kingdom. Exciting adventures and a world of fantasy await you.
The film was financed by the Ministry of Culture and Media of the Republic of Croatia as part of a programme for independent artists during the pandemic. The filming took place at the Maksimir Centre for Culture and Information.
- Director: Jakov Gavran
- Screenwriter: Jakov Gavran
- Animator: Jakov Gavran
- Camera person: Mario Ivan Šuvak
- Editor: Mario Ivan Šuvak
- Puppet design and production: Jakov Gavran
- Set design and production: Jakov Gavran
- Actor: Jakov Gavran
- Voices of 22 characters: Jakov Gavran
- Duration: 25 min
- Age: for adults
- Language: in Croatian
Jakov Gavran was born on 17 September 1988 in Zagreb. He attended the ProAnima computer science school for three years, the Zagreb Film school of animated film for six years and the Tanay art studio for a year. In 2007, he finished secondary school at the School of Applied Arts and Design, the Fine Arts Department, in Zagreb. In June 2011, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Acting and Puppetry at the Osijek Art Academy. He was admitted to the Croatian Association of Dramatic Artists that same year. On 9 July 2013, he received a master’s degree in Theatre Art – Acting and Puppetry from the Osijek Art Academy, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek. He has won several acting awards. His professional activities and hobbies include puppet-making, directing theatre plays, synchronization in cinematography, choreography and organisation of knight tournaments, classical fencing – foil, archery and historical fencing.