The Frog

Elmir Jukic, Bosnië en Herzogovina e.a., 78 min, Eastern Neighbours Filmfestival

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Based on a record breaking stage play that has been loved by the audience not only in Sarajevo but the whole Ex-Yu for more than a decade. Winner of three Golden Arenas at Pula FF and the Audience Award at the Sarajevo Filmfestival. 

Zeko is a barber and war veteran suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. One day he invites his brother Braco and friend Svabo to Eid festivities. He intends to take advantage of the holiday mood and ask his brother, a gambler and alcoholic, to get back on the right path. When he realize that Braco does not have intention to change himself, he tries to force him. A violent conflict breaks out between them and Zeko starts to lose his ground. Alone, without his only friend and his brother, he decides to kill himself – until a young man, selling books door-to-door, suddenly arrives.

The first feature film by well-known Bosnian theatre and TV series director Elmir Jukic, based on the iconic stage play by Dubravko Mihanovic.

Regisseur
Elmir Jukic
Land
Bosnië en Herzogovina e.a.
Jaar
2017
Duur
78
Taal
Bosnisch
Ondertiteling
Engels

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