Slovakia / Czech Republic, 2015, 97 min.
The Seven Ravens is the story of a young woman, Bohdanka, who was born into the grief-stricken family of a baker, whose wife, years ago, in a fit of rage, curses their seven sons into ravens. The parents keep this family tragedy a secret from her. When Bohdanka, on the threshold of adulthood, learns about her family’s curse, she decides she has to save her brothers. The local witch advises her that she must weave, alone, without anyone’s help, without uttering single word, her brother´s shirts.
The Seven Ravens premiered in May 2015. It was screened at many international festivals and was awarded by:
Mumbai International Film Festival
European Award ECFA
Olympia International Festival
Slnko v sieti - National Slovak Film Awards
filming supported by
SLOVAK AUDIOVISUAL FUND