• 60%
    1 vote
  • Rate this movie
    What did you think?
  • 3
  • 4
  • 9
  • 9

A Stranger 2013

  • Bobo Jelčić
  • September 12, 2013
  • 83 mins
  • Croatian
  • Drama
When Slavko's old friend Djulaga dies, Slavko feels obliged to go to the funeral. But in his hometown of Mostar, in Bosnia & Herzegovina, this simple social obligation has the potential to get him into all kinds of trouble: with his neighbors or even with local political bigwigs. Yet if he does not go, his wife will think he's a coward, the grieving family will never forgive him - and he might have trouble forgiving himself. This is a compelling tale of everyday life in a fractured society, and a world where paranoia, comedy and drama co-exist. It is also an astute psychological portrait of a man who is forced to cross the invisible line that divides two communities. Above all, it is the story of a man who lost everything that defined him, when his country disintegrated.


If you like A Stranger, check out...