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Circles (2013)

Krugovi (original title)
Five people are affected by a tragic heroic act. 12 years later, each of them will have to confront the past, through their own crisis. Will they overcome the guilt, frustration, urge for ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Aleksandar Bercek ...
Ranko
Leon Lucev ...
Nebojsa Glogovac ...
Nebojsa
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Bogdan
Hristina Popovic ...
Nada
Boris Isakovic ...
Todor
Vuk Kostic ...
Marko
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Igor Borojevic ...
Rakita
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Nadin muz
Radoje Cupic ...
Vozac kombija
Igor Damjanovic ...
Mali
Jasna Djuricic ...
Danka
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Esad
Sara Dao Hameder ...
Alma
Marko Janketic ...
Petar
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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, through their own crisis. Will they overcome the guilt, frustration, urge for revenge? Will they do the right thing, at all costs? Written by Bas Celik

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The film is inspired by real event related to the case of Srdjan Aleksic, a Bosnian-Serbian soldier who was killed during the Bosnian war defending his friend Bosnian from the Serbian soldiers who tried to kill him. See more »

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Oh my God
21 January 2014 | by (Serbia) – See all my reviews

Summary says it all. This is one of best movies I have ever seen, and masterpiece of Serbian cinematography. It's really well done technically, and not revealing everything until very end, but giving hints all way along about why characters are acting the way they do. It slowly raises history, revealing one event that scarred all for life.

It's based on true story of Serbian soldier in Bosnia during wartime, and it follows characters to present day, showing how incident in Bosnia haunts them. Movie is pretty hard to watch, because of very thought of situation. It gets emotional at some points, where characters finally leave history behind, or do something that honors the memory of incident. This movie also shows global atmosphere during Yugoslavian civil war, pretty much pointing out that ordinary people did not want to wage war. It has subtle cinematographic effects, revealing more than there is to plain sight.

As a person who likes movies, I will leave criticism and reviews to people that are paid to do that. However I will recommend this movie as a must-see to everyone reading this.


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