Genre: Social film
Director: Goran Paskaljevic
The breakdown of one-party system caused an impact on Yugoslav social
plan. A boy lives under the circumstances of family decomposition, whose
parents can not find their way. Father, a music professor, does
strange jobs to earn some extra money, and mother, a translator, accepts
helping older, tired people for a modest sum. Jumping suddenly
into his mother's job, the boy starts to wake old men, to move their
sleepy souls, to inject them will for life, to gather them together.
But, in the encounter with older people, the boy also wins what
his family forgot to give - love, understanding, care and tenderness.
But, the laws of biology act and the boy's friends slowly disappear,
and he starts feeling painful losses. With the last remaining old
man, the boy will run off to sea coast, without his parents knowledge
and spend several unforgettable days there. That is the boy's first
view on the big blue, and the old man's last one.
Additional information: Olga Obradov cooperated on film editing.
Producer: TRZ Singidunum, Beograd,
Writer: Gordan Mihic
Music: Zoran Simjanovic
Cinematographer: Milan Spasic
Production design: Miodrag Nikolic
Costume design: Mira Cohadzic
Country of origin: Srbija
Film editing: Olga Krsljanin (Skrigin)
Duration: 91 minutes