Ida Who Sang So Badly Even the Dead Rose Up and Joined Her in Song

In a small village in the remote Prekmurje region, an imaginative but tone-deaf 10-year-old Ida becomes convinced she can prevent her Grandma’s death by joining the school choir.

A feature film debut by Ester Ivakič, supported by the Slovenian Film Centre, Slovenian Ministry of Public Administration, Creative Europe – MEDIA.

Developed as part of MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2020.


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directed by:

Ester Ivakič

screenplay by:

Nika Jurman & Ester Ivakič

director of photography:

Rok K. Nagode


Andrej Nagode

production designer:

Eva Ferlan


Jerca Jerič & Andraž Jerič

co-produced by:

RTV Slovenia, Gustav Film (SI), Film Factory (SI), Dinaridi Film (HR)

supported by:

Slovenian Film Centre, Viba Film, Slovenian Ministry of Public Administration, Creative Europe - MEDIA


Film-making collective, established in 2013. Producing features, shorts, music videos, and experimental films.

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