Archive Cinema City 2013.

Rise and Fall of Art

Uspon i pad umetnosti

Genre: Animated film
Country: Serbia
Year: 2013
Duration: 5 min

Director: Aleksa Gajic
Scenario: Aleksa Gajic (based on the idea of Slavisa Savic)

Cast: Stevan Djordjevic, Tijana Djordjevic

Programme selection: Cinema City Shorts


This is a short and funny story about cave man that accidentally invent the art. Sooner than he expect, he discover where his art is going to lead him.


Born in Belgrade in 1974. Graduated at the Academy of Applied Arts in Belgrade in the class of Professor Rastko Ciric. Aleksa Gajic has illustrated and in collaboration with Darko Grkinic written highly acclaimed graphic novel Technotize as well as collection of short works Screws. Since 2000 Gajic publishes for French comics publisher Soleil for whom he has illustrated 6 graphic novels that have been translated and published into 8 different languages. Gajic has illustrated, designed and/or animated four video clips, numerous commercials, novels, CD covers, magazine covers and flyers. He directed animated feature film "TECHNOTISE: Edit and me" (2009).