When Father Was Away on Business (1985)

Sobre o filme

Emir Kusturica?s second feature for cinema and a reconstruction of the tempestuous fifties in Yugoslavia, awarded the Golden Palm at the Cannes Festival in 1985. The film is told from the point of view of a boy of 6 whose father, employed by the Ministry of Labor, is arrested by the repressive political system of the times. The boy’s dream is a voyage through space far from the sad reality on earth. The feature was included in the selection for the 9th Mostra. The series, in three episodes, is being shown for the first time in Brazil.

Título original: Otac Na Sluzbenom Putu Ljubavno Istorijski Film

Ano: 1985

Duração: 132 minutos


Roteiro: Abdulah Sidran

Fotografia: Vilko Filac

Montagem: Andrija Zafranovic

Elenco: Miki Manojlovic, Morreno de Bartoll, Mirjana Karanovic, Davor Dujmovic