How the War Started on My Island

(1996)
Description:
Despite being one of the first films to make humorous approach to violent disintegration of Yugoslavia, the film is based in part on real events that took place in September ... See full summary »
Actors: Vlatko Dulic, Ljubomir Kerekes, Ivan Brkic,
Director: Vinko Bresan
Writers: Ivo Bresan
Duration: 97 min
Synopsis:
Despite being one of the first films to make humorous approach to violent disintegration of Yugoslavia, the film is based in part on real events that took place in September 1991. few months after Croatia seceded from Yugoslavia, federal military installations are still present with the Croats previously recruited boys trapped inside. An installation of this type is a garnish on a small island in Dalmatia, commanded by Major Aleksa Milosavljevic. Besieged by local militias, Aleksa Major threat to blow up ammunition depots with half of an island in case of any hostile action. During the stay, art historian Blaz Gajski comes from Zagreb in order to rescue his son from the barracks.

  
Release Date:
1996
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Lang:
Serbian , Slovenian , Croatian
Country:
Croatia
Film:
Primosten, Croatia  »
Production:
Hrvatska Radiotelevizija (HRT) »
Budget:
HRK2,130,000 (estimado)
Gross:
HRK3,230,000 (Croatia) (20 December 1996)
5 wins.