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Sto Sa Sobom Preko Dana

Alternative title
Facing the Day
Synopsis
Documentary. In Lepoglava in Croatia, one of the most notorious penitentiaries in Europe, many regimes have imposed brutal methods to further so-called prisoner rehabilitation. Three prisoners (two murderers and one armed robber) have decided to read and perform Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Language
Croatian
Country
Croatia
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2006
Duration
73 mins
Availability
No distributor found (6/2007).

Credits

Director
Ivona Juka
Producer
Anita Juka
Screenplay
Ivona Juka
Music
Tamara Obrovac

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Keywords
prisoners; prisons; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Untrained actors

Notes

Notes
Estimated budget 85,000 euros.
History
Shown at the Cannes Film Festival, 2006
Awards
Best Documentary Film Award at the 12th Sarajevo Film Festival 2006.
Reviews
Deborah Young, Variety (June 13, 2006).

Production Company

Name

4 Film

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