Why did we choose a 7-min short at ZagrebDox?

Why this sudden focus? Maybe due to a weariness of all those long documentaries made for festival programmes?

My experience with feature-length documentaries, tells me that eight out of ten should have been less than an hour long – not 90 minutes of telling, telling and telling. We have often already got the point, and the emotional aspect doesn’t last forever.

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