STEAKHOUSE – Špela Čadež (Slovenia, 2021) 19’30’’

The steak has been marinating for a few days now. The pan is heated. Franc’s stomach is rumbling. But Liza’s co-workers surprise her with a birthday party.  Will she be home on time?

Annie Awards 2022
Special Mention – Clermont-Ferrand 2022
Locarno 2021

Director – Spela Cadez

Špela Čadež (born 1977) is a Slovenian animator and filmmaker. After graduating in Visual Communication Design (2002) in Ljubljana she continued her studies at the Academy of Media Arts, Cologne, Department of Media Design.

During her studies in Germany she made two animated puppet films  MATE TO MEASURE and LOVESICK which have been screened at over a hundred festivals all over the world and won more than 30 awards. Since 2008 Špela Čadež works in Slovenia as an independent animation film director and producer.