Cinema Komunisto

Film, Documentaries
3 out of 5 stars
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Time Out says

3 out of 5 stars
Over 35 years in power, Yugoslavia’s Marshall Tito watched a total of 8,801 films, or roughly 250 a year. In the same period, he built his country’s non-existent film industry up to the point where they could support major international productions, and a healthy output of homegrown cinema. This documentary looks at this process, and examines how Tito used the film industry to present a benign face to the outside world. It’s a fascinating tale, though director Mila Turajlic never digs quite deeply enough into the social or political realities of the period.

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Release details

Rated:
E
Release date:
Friday November 23 2012
Duration:
101 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
Mila Turajlic