Bosnian Movies

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1.
No Man's Land (2001)
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Bosnia and Herzegovina during 1993 at the time of the heaviest fighting between the two warring sides. Two soldiers from opposing sides in the conflict, Nino and Ciki, become trapped in no man's land, whilst a third soldier becomes a living booby trap. (98 mins.)
Director: Danis Tanovic
“ This movie is critical anti-war satire and one of my favorite movies of all time. Oscar winner for best foreign film, shows the war in all it's absurdity. ” - Lena
 
2.
The Perfect Circle (1997)
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An alcoholic Bosnian poet sends his wife and daughter away from Sarajevo so they can avoid the troubles there... (110 mins.)
Director: Ademir Kenovic
 
3.
Go West (2005)
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In the nineties the Yugoslavia Federation falls apart in bloody wars. Perpetual student Milan, a Serb from a patriarchal community and Kenan... (97 mins.)
Director: Ahmed Imamovic
 
4.
Children of Sarajevo (2012)
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Siblings Rahima and Nedim are the Bosnian war orphans. She works as a restaurant chef and earns just enough money to survive. (90 mins.)
Director: Aida Begic
 
5.
Nafaka (2006)
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Sarajevo, 1992. They are called Ahmed, Lana, Sado, Saba, Sahbey, Beba, Nemanja, Marx, Matan. They live in and between wartimes... (115 mins.)
 
6.
Fuse (2003)
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Two years after the Bosnian civil war, a town that is slowly rebuilding itself must whip together a democracy when it's announced the U.S. President Bill Clinton might be paying a visit. (105 mins.)
Director: Pjer Zalica
 
7.
Cirkus Columbia (2010)
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A story set in the former Yugoslavia and centered on a guy who returns to Herzegovina from Germany with plenty of cash and hopes for a good new life. (113 mins.)
Director: Danis Tanovic
 
8.
Triage (2009)
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The wife of a photojournalist sets out to discover why he came home from a recent assignment without his colleague. (99 mins.)
Director: Danis Tanovic
“ Triage is not Bosnian movie, but it's from Bosnian director Danis Tanović, that's why it's on the list. ” - Lena
 
9.
Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams (2006)
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A woman and her daughter struggle to make their way through the aftermath of the Balkan war. (90 mins.)
Director: Jasmila Zbanic
 
10.
Sevdah za Karima (2010)
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Sarajevo, after 11th September 2001. Karim works as deminer in the hills around the city while waiting to be sent to Iraq with his group... (95 mins.)
 
11.
The Living and the Dead (2007)
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In 1943, group of Croatian soldiers overtake a strategically important point in western Bosnia with a goal to destroy a group of communist partisans... (87 mins.)
Director: Kristijan Milic
 
12.
Skies Above the Landscape (2006)
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At the top of the rugged Bosnian mountain, young shepherd Mehmed patiently watches over his cows and... (86 mins.)
Director: Nenad Djuric
 
13.
Summer in the Golden Valley (2003)
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In a postwar Sarajevo, a young boy is trying to repay debt of his deceased father in a special Bosnian way. (105 mins.)
Director: Srdjan Vuletic
 
14.
Ja sam iz Krajine, zemlje kestena (2013)
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Omer returns to homeland after a long time, there are encounters with a friend from his youth, a former love, mother and father whom he never saw in my life. (82 mins.)
 
15.
Snow (2008)
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Post traumatic life of the Bosnian Muslim widows and daughters after their husbands and fathers were murdered by Bosnian Serb Army. Plot is set in post war eastern Bosnian village near town of Zvornik. (100 mins.)
Director: Aida Begic
 
16.
Ritam zivota (2007)
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Follows the story of several characters whose life constantly interact and in their very own way mutually influence each other. (78 mins.)
Director: Enver Puska
 
17.
Well Tempered Corpses (2005)
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A couple of morticians entertain themselves by betting on how many cold customers will come in that day. But one of the corpses refuses to cooperate... (92 mins.)
 
18.
Remake (2003)
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This film follows father Ahmed and son Tarik Karaga during WWII and the Siege of Sarajevo. (102 mins.)
Director: Dino Mustafic
 
19.
Armin (2007)
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Ibro takes his son Armin from their small Bosnian village to Croatia to audition for a German film about the Balkan conflict. (82 mins.)
Director: Ognjen Svilicic
 
20.
Days and Hours (2004)
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A man goes to his uncle's to fix a broken water heater, having no idea it will reunite their torn family and awaken painful, but priceless memories. (94 mins.)
Director: Pjer Zalica
 
21.
It's Hard to Be Nice (2007)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Srdjan Vuletic
 
22.
On the Path (2010)
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From Bosnia/Herzegovina: Amar finds a new job working with a community of Muslims. This affects his relationship with his girlfriend Luna as his beliefs begin to change. (100 mins.)
Director: Jasmila Zbanic
 
23.
Jasmina (2010)
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Asthmatic grandmother named Safa and her six-month baby granddaughter Jasmina, are transferred in a... (89 mins.)
Director: Nedzad Begovic
 
24.
Belvedere (2010)
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The film deals with the tragedy of the women survivors of the Srebrenica genocide, or rather, the consequences of the horrors they experienced... (90 mins.)
Director: Ahmed Imamovic
 
25.
Budjenje (1999 Documentary)
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(52 mins.)
 
26.
Duhovi Sarajeva (2007)
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Two guys from Sarajevo have a megalomaniac idea to restore destroyed cable car that was once used during 1984 Winter Olympics. A pretty female student suddenly enters their lives. (95 mins.)
Director: Dejan Radonic
 
27.
Tractor, Love & Rock'n Roll (2008)
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(105 mins.)
Director: Branko Djuric
 
28.
An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker (2013)
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A Roma family lives far from the urban centres of Bosnia-Herzegovina. The father Nazif salvages metal from old cars and sells it to a scrap-dealer... (75 mins.)
Director: Danis Tanovic