Animated film The Peasants, co-produced by Digitalkraft from Serbia, produced by Ivan Pribićević and Jelena Angelovski, will have its world premiere in the Special Presentations program of the 48th Toronto International Film Festival, which will be held from September 7th to 17th.
22 painters from Serbia, with supervisors Biserka Petrović and Vladimir Vinkić, worked on this film by director Dorota Kobiela Welchman and director Hugh Welchman, who were nominated for an Oscar, a Golden Globe and a BAFTA award for the film Loving Vincent about the life of Vincent Van Gogh, together with the VFX team of the production company Digitalkraft. Foreign co-producers of the film are BreakThru Films from Poland and Art Shot from Lithuania.
On the occasion of the premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, the first trailer of the film was released and can be seen here
The plot is based on the novel by Vladislav Raymont, winner of the Nobel Prize.