Movies from Serbia

A Dutch guy getting to know Serbian soul through cinema.
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1.
Underground (1995)
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The story follows an underground weapons manufacturer in Belgrade during WWII and evolves into fairly surreal situations... (170 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
 
2.
Black Cat, White Cat (1998)
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Matko is a small time hustler, living by the river Danube with his 17 year old son Zare. After a failed... (127 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
 
3.
Balkan Spy (1984)
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Ilija Cvorovic, a reformed former Stalinist who spent several years in a prison as a political prisoner... (95 mins.)
 
4.
Tito and Me (1992)
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The story of a ten years old boy who, as most of the children in Yugoslavia of the fifties can hardly... (118 mins.)
Director: Goran Markovic
 
5.
Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)
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At the Belgrade army hospital, casualties of Bosnian civil war are treated. In the hospital they remember their youth and the war... (115 mins.)
 
6.
Who's Singin' Over There? (1980)
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It's April 5, 1941, somewhere in Serbia. A group of people go on a bus to Belgrade, on a journey that will change their lives forever. (86 mins.)
Director: Slobodan Sijan
 
7.
Goose Feather (2004)
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Vaguely based on a song By Djordje Balasevic called "Prica o Vasi Ladackom" (the story of Vasa Ladacki)... (94 mins.)
 
8.
Zona Zamfirova (2002)
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The plot follows the story of Zona Zamfirova (Katarina Radivojevic), a local rich man's daughter, and the... (104 mins.)
Director: Zdravko Sotra
 
9.
Tears for Sale (2008)
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Story of two sisters that grew up in a small Serbian village in the beginning of the 1930s. The village is torn up by wars and years long blood oath... (86 mins.)
Director: Uros Stojanovic
 
10.
Barking at the Stars (1998)
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Comedy about teachers and students at a high school in a small provincial town. Mihailo tries to win the heart of a girl his brother is also chasing. (95 mins.)
Director: Zdravko Sotra
 
11.
Three Palms for Two Punks and a Babe (1998)
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The story takes place in 1993 Serbia, torn by hyperinflation and economic disaster. Milan, an avid fan of FC Partizan... (103 mins.)
Director: Radivoje Andric
 
12.
Artilheiro (2012)
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A young fan of Red Star Belgrade FC is disappointed with team's performances in the last 20 years, ever...
Director: Srdja Andjelic
 
13.
We Are Not Angels (1992)
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Angel and the devil fight for the soul of a Belgrade playboy who made a young girl pregnant. (98 mins.)
 
14.
Dudes (2001)
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Urban comedy, happening during a night in Belgrade. Mare, Pop and Gojko are three friends who grew up together... (90 mins.)
Director: Radivoje Andric
 
15.
Trolling (2013)
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The film follows three young characters of different social status, possessed by love for the wrong person... (90 mins.)
 
16.
The Whirl (2012)
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Three childhood friends from Belgrade, Serbia, whose destinies change as they become adults during the wartime 1990s. (110 mins.)
 
17.
The Wounds (1998)
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This film follows two Belgrade youths on their rise to gangster legends in a decaying society. (103 mins.)
 
18.
The Trap (2007)
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"THE TRAP" is a modern film noir reflecting the true face of Serbian (Eastern European) 'society in transition.' It's a story that could happen to you... (106 mins.)
Director: Srdan Golubovic
 
19.
If the Seed Doesn't Die (2010)
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Two fathers, a Romanian searching for his daughter who was forced into prostitution in Kosovo, and a... (113 mins.)
Director: Sinisa Dragin
 
20.
Where Is Nadia? (2013)
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Nadia, an eighteen-year-old girl disappeared without a trace not having given any prior notice that she was going to do that...
 
21.
Circles (2013)
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Five people are affected by a tragic heroic act. 12 years later, each of them will have to confront the past... (112 mins.)
Director: Srdan Golubovic
 
22.
When I Grow Up, I'll Be a Kangaroo (2004)
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The film consists of three parallel stories that are interwoven and played in Vozdovac. In the first story... (92 mins.)
Director: Radivoje Andric
 
23.
The Professional (2003)
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Till recently an University professor, a bohemian writer, a member of Belgrade's intellectual circles... (104 mins.)
Director: Dusan Kovacevic
 
24.
The Marathon Family (1982)
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The Topalovic family has been in the burial business for generations. When the old (150 yrs old) Pantelija dies... (92 mins.)
Director: Slobodan Sijan
 
25.
We Are Not Angels 2 (2005)
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In this sequel of "We Are Not Angels", a highly successful Yugoslavian comedy, a former playboy must cope with his daughter's adolescence... (89 mins.)
 
26.
Huddersfield (2007)
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Story is set in a small town in Serbia. Rasha is thirty, lives with his alcoholic father and trying... (95 mins.)
Director: Ivan Zivkovic
 
27.
The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)
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For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968. (91 mins.)