Contemporary Croatian Cinema

MAY 14, 17, 28, 31

The cinema of Croatia — an independent republic since 1991 and a member of the European Union since 2013 — is spotlighted in this series of three films (two by female directors) presented in Vancouver by the Embassy of the Republic of Croatia to Canada (Ottawa) and The Cinematheque.

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Current Showings

The trauma of destructive mother-daughter relationships is dramatized in Zagreb-born director Katarina Zrinka Matijević’s first fiction feature.
In Igor Bezinović’s beguiling, surprising feature debut, a group of hard-partying young men and women attend a summer music festival in Istria.

Recent Showings

Croatian-Montenegrin writer-director Ivona Juka earned raves for her ambitious, female-driven fiction-feature debut.