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In the Name of the Son (2007)

Not Rated | | Short, Drama, Thriller | 2 September 2007 (USA)
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After escaping execution, Tarik, a Bosnian prisoner of war, immigrates to the United States looking to leave his past behind. Years later, the man who spared his life shows up on Tarik's doorstep asking for a favor.


Harun Mehmedinovic
12 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sergej Trifunovic ... Tarik
Jack Dimich ... Pavle
Elvedin Slipac Elvedin Slipac ... Milan
Ingrid Walters ... Ayanna
Nino Cirabisi Nino Cirabisi ... Passenger
Zoran Radanovich ... Serb Officer
Zoran Danilovic Zoran Danilovic ... Serb Soldier
Val Morrison Val Morrison ... Serb Soldier (as Val Marijan)
Mark Simich ... Serb Soldier
Edin Gali ... Bosnian POW
William Love William Love ... Bosnian POW
Eric Reinholt Eric Reinholt ... Bosnian POW
Jessica Moreno ... Passenger
Ryan O'Quinn ... World Cup Announcer
Chip Mullaney Chip Mullaney ... World Cup Announcer #2


A film that looks at human conflicts in the present, brought about during personal clashes in the Bosnian war in 1994. The psychosis of the conflicts that war inevitably brings, then coping with these in civilian life, are never easy. However, years later, the two main protagonists' feelings of guilt and torment are brought to bear with near devastating consequences. Written by Anonymous

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Short | Drama | Thriller | War


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English | Bosnian | Serbian

Release Date:

2 September 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

U Ime Sina See more »


Box Office


$42,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS



Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The first live action short film in history to receive an exclusive screening for the US Congress officials on Capitol Hill. See more »

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