Film

Idyll (aka Killbillies)

feature fiction

Year

2015

Length

84 min

Director

Tomaž Gorkič

An innocent fashion shoot in the beautiful pristine countryside turns into a moonshine-market nightmare.

Director, screenwriter, editor: Tomaž Gorkič
Cast: Nina Ivanišin, Lotos Šparovec, Nika Rozman, Jurij Drevenšek, Manca Ogorevc, Damjana Černe, Matic Bobnar …
Director of photography: Nejc Saje
Production designer: Gregor Nartnik
Costume designer: Sanja Grcić
Special makeup effects artist: Sendy Kumulakanta
Music: Davor Herceg
Sound designer: Sašo Kalan

Production: Blade production
Co-production: Strup produkcija, NuFrame
Co-funding: Slovenian Film Center

Awards:
Best Feature Film – Special Jury Mention; 11th Grossman Fantastic Film and Wine Festival (Ljutomer, SLO, 2015)
Best Feature Film; 18th Festival of Slovenian Film (Portoroz, SLO, 2015)
Best Production Design; 18th Festival of Slovenian Film (Portoroz, SLO, 2015)
Best Supporting Actor; 18th Festival of Slovenian Film (Portoroz, SLO, 2015)
Best Supporting Actress; 18th Festival of Slovenian Film (Portoroz, SLO, 2015)
Teleking Award; 18th Festival of Slovenian Film (Portoroz, SLO, 2015)
Jury Award – Best International Feature; 17th Nevermore Film Festival (NC, USA, 2016)
Audience Award – Best International Feature; 17th Nevermore Film Festival (NC, USA, 2016)
Best Cinematography; 8th Fright Night Theatre Film Festival (ON, CA, 2016)
Best Feature Film; 19th Weekend of Fear (Erlangen, GER, 2016)
Best Feature Film; 12th Fright Nights (Vienna, AUT, 2016)
Best Leading Actress; 12th Fright Nights (Vienna, AUT, 2016)
Best Leading Actor; 12th Fright Nights (Vienna, AUT, 2016)
Best Mutilation Scene; 12th Fright Nights (Vienna, AUT, 2016)
Best CGI Effects; 3rd Horrorant Film Festival »Fright Nights« (Athens, GR, 2016)
Best Feature Film; 6th Calgary Horror Con (Calgary, Alberta, CA, 2016)
Best Feature Film; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
Best SFX in a Feature Film; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
Best Cinematography in a Feature Film; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
2nd Place Award Winner Best Director of a Feature Film; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
3rd Place Award Winner Best Original Feature Film Screenplay; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
2nd Place Award Winner Best Actor in a Feature Film; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
2nd Place Award Winner Best Score in a Feature Film; 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
Best Foreign Feature; 10th Atlanta Horror Film Festival (Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2016)
– Midnight Sessions: Special Mention: Best Film; 6th Torremolinos International Fantastic Film Festival; (Torremolinos, Spain, 2016)
Best Actress in Foreign Feature; 12th Fright Night Film Fest (Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 2016)

Screenings:

– 17th Nevermore Film Festival (Durham, North Carolina, USA, 2016)
– 44th FEST (Belgrade, SRB, 2016)
– Fright Night Theatre Film Festival (Hamilton, ON, CA, 2016)
– 1st Spring of Horror and Fantasy Film Festival (Toronto, CA, 2016)
– 29th Finale Plzen Film Festival (Plzen, CZ, 2016)
– 5th Las Vegas Galaxy Film Awards (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 2016)
– 18th Weekend Of Fear (Erlangen, GER, 2016)
– 6th Fright Nights – The ultimate festival of Angst (Vienna, AUT, 2016)
– Horrorant Film Festival (Athens & Thessaloniki, GR, 2016)
– 16th Phoenix Comic Con (Phoenix, Arizona, USA, 2016)
– 6th Calgary Horror Con (Calgary, CA, 2016)
– 9th Filmfestival Del Grada (San Felice, ITA, 2016)
– Sant Cugat Fantastic (Sant Cugat, SPA, 2016)
– 7th Horrible Imaginings (San Diego, California, USA, 2016)
– 6th NOLA Horror Film Fest (New Orleans, Luisiana, USA, 2016)
– 6th Torremolinos International Fantastic Film Festival (Torremolinos, SPA, 2016)
– 8th Bram Stoker International Film Festival (Skeleton, UK, 2016)
– 2nd Dead Lake Film & Wine Festival (Palič, SRB, 2016)
– 6th NOLA Horror Film Fest (New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 2016)
– 10th Atlanta Horror Film Festival (Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2016)
– 10th Puerto Rico Horror Film Fest (San Juan, PR, 2016)
– 13th Eerie Horror Film Festival (Erie, Pennsylvania, USA, 2016)
– Requiem Fear Fest (Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 2016)
– 14th New York City Horror Film Festival (New York, USA, 2016)
– 12th Fright Night Film Fest, Louisville (Kentucky, USA, 2016)
– 3rd The Optical Theatre Horror Film Festival (Rome, ITA, 2016)
– 2nd Periskop Filmfestival – Neues slowenisches Kino in Berlin (Berlin, GER, 2016)
– 11th Grossmann Fantastic Film and Wine Festival (Ljutomer, SLO, 2015)
– 18th Festival of Slovenian Film (Portoroz, SLO, 2015)
– 3rd Dracula Film Festival (Brasov, ROM, 2015)
– 15th Trieste Science + Fiction Festival (Trieste, ITA, 2015)
– 11th South African Horrorfest (Cape Town, RSA, 2015)
– 7th Zinema Zombie Fest (Bogota, COL, 2015)
– MAC Horror Film Festival (Manaus, BRA, 2015)