How to disappear completely and become funny

An emotionally introverted teenager is strugling with a difficult background and social life who wants to become a stand up comedian in his toughest times.

  • Aljaž Markelj
    Director
  • Armin Čulić
    Writer
  • Aljaž Markelj
    Producer
  • Armin Čulić
    Producer
  • Armin Čulić
    Key Cast
    "Amir Omerović"
  • Vid Klemenc
    Key Cast
    "Psychologist"
  • Perica Jerković
    Key Cast
    "Himself"
  • Ratko Stojilković
    Key Cast
    "Father"
  • Lidija Grilc
    Key Cast
    "Teacher"
  • Christian Pavuna
    Key Cast
    "Matevž"
  • Gašper Stojc
    Key Cast
    "Matic"
  • Philip Sodja
    Key Cast
    "Luka"
  • Milica Berlot
    Key Cast
    "Grandma"
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Kako popolnoma izginiti in postati smešen
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    18 minutes 48 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 11, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    100 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Slovenia
  • Country of Filming:
    Slovenia
  • Language:
    Slovenian
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2.35:1
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Special Screening in Slovenian Cinematheque
    Ljubljana
    Slovenia
    January 12, 2022
    Slovenian Premiere
  • 1st Monthly Film Festival
    Belgrade
    Serbia
    February 4, 2022
    3 Winner Awards for: "Best Indie Short Film", "Best Actor Short Film - Armin Čulić", "Best Poster"
  • High Tatras Film Festival
    Dolný Smokovec
    Slovakia
    March 26, 2022
    Award Winner for "Best Actor - Armin Čulić"
  • Diamond Eye
    Milano
    Italy
    March 16, 2022
    Honorable Mention for "Best Actor - Armin Čulić"
  • ADIFF - Actor&Director Awards
    Saint-Petersburg
    Russian Federation
    February 24, 2022
    Honorable Mention for "Best Actor - Armin Čulić"
  • Short Shot Fest
    Moscow
    Russian Federation
    March 5, 2022
    Special Mention
  • Vesuvius International Film Fest

    Italy
    April 21, 2022
    Nomination for "Best Short Film"
  • Varese International Film Festival
    Varese
    Italy
    November 1, 2022
    Official Selection
  • One Earth Awards
    Bangalore
    India
    March 31, 2022
    Official Selection
  • 4th Screen Online Film Awards
    Online Festival
    May 1, 2022
    Official Selection
Distribution Information
  • Armin Čulić
    Distributor
    Country: Slovenia
    Rights: All Rights
  • Aljaž Markelj
    Distributor
    Country: Slovenia
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Aljaž Markelj

A creative dreamer working in the educational-cultural sector, who studied psychology and explored cinematic experiences from TIFF to a small cinema in Radovljica. Worked at festivals such as TIFF, Fantasia, Kino Otok, FEKK, LIFFE and setting up one of my own @KinoBled. Created various AV content with diverse creative collectives (Bright, Mistakes, Studio Slog etc.), got an award for a short film on MUVIT6x60 challenge and made my short film directorial debut with How to dissapear Completely and become funny.

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