Swapping paddles for rods, this crew of kayakers attempt to put the hook in the right spot. Under the emerald waters of Slovenia’s Soča River hides an endemic trout, creating both a classroom and a playground for misadventure.

Year: 2024
Runtime: 5:22
Produced by: Leeway Collective
Filmed and edited: by Rožle Bregar
Script by: Rok Rozman
Featuring: Bor Mihelič, Carmen Kuntz, Branko Djoković, Rok Rozman
In cooperation with: NRS

Behind the scenes photos, available for use by media outlets and film festivals.

Photos: Rožle Bregar

Our short film Rods, Rolls & Reality on the Soča Rods, Rolls & Reality on the Soča was selected by FLY FISHING FILM TOUR 2024, the biggest fly fishing film festival in the world. With the festival, the film will tour 14 countries with 300+ screenings.

The world premier of Rods, Rolls & Reality on the Soča will took place on January 20, 2024 in Bozeman, Montana USA.

More info on dates and locations here: www.flyfilmtour.com


Paddling Film Festival | Canada and World Tour

Best Kayak Fishing Film


Rods, Rolls & Reality on the Soča was officially selected at 4 film festivals from 4 countries worldwide and won one award (as of May 2024).

Fly Fishing Film Tour 2024 | USA and World Tour
2024 Film Program

Kurz Klub | Slovenia
Short Film Category

Ladek Mountain Festival | Poland
Short Film Category

Communications | Press Manager | Festival Inquiries

International: Carmen Kuntz | carmen@balkanriverdefence.org


Director | Producer | Production Team

Rozle Bregar | DOP & Edit | rozle.bregar@vizualist.si

Rok Rozman | Producer & Script | rok@leeway-collective.com

Leeway Collective | Production | home@leeway-collective.com

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