Boj na požiralniku

Battle at Požiralnik

  • Fiction Film
  • 85'
drama
  • 1982
  • Yugoslavia (Slovenia)

A film depicting the lives of the cottage farmers in the karst valley of Požiralnik based upon the book by Prežihov Voranc. In order to maintain their self-sufficiency and independence, these poor farmers are willing to face injustices, a life of toil and suffering and even death.

Director Janez Drozg
Cast Polde Bibič, Božidar Ferk, Maks Furijan
Awards 2 awards

Writing

based on the book by
(novela: Boj na požiralniku)
screenwriter

Direction

director

Cinematography

director of photography

Music

music composer

Editing

film editor

Production design

production designer

Costume design

costume designer

Make-up

key make-up artist
key make-up artist
assistant director
assistant director
story editor
line producer
key sound technician

production

Prešeren's Fund Award
best directing
1982
Stop Magazine Award for Best Actor
best actor/actress
1982
Alternative title
Battle at Požiralnik (English)
Genres
drama
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Slovenia)
Languages
Slovenian
Technical data
Duration and length
85' / 2316 meters
Colour
Color
Sound
mono
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm

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