Deveti krug

The Ninth Circle

  • Fiction Film
  • 107'
drama
  • 1960
  • Yugoslavia (Croatia)

Second World War and prosecution of Jews in Zagreb. Old Vojnović marries his son Ivan with Ruth and saves her from being sent to the concentration camp. Even though the marriage is merely formal they fall in love. But then Ruth gets captured and Ivo tries to rescue her. They both end up in the camp together, in the ninth circle, and there is no way out.

Director France Štiglic
Cast Dušica Žegarac, Boris Dvornik, Eta Bortolazzi
Awards 8 awards and 1 nomination

Writing

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Direction

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Cinematography

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Music

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Editing

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Production design

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Costume design

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Make-up

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script supervisor/continuity
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line producer
production manager
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props master
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conductor
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production

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Prešeren Award
best directing
1962

Za režijo filmov Dolina miru, Deveti krog in Balada o trobenti in oblaku.

Arena Award
best film
1960
  1. mesto
Jelen Award
audience award
1960
Golden Arena
best cinematography
1960
Golden Arena
best leading role
1960
Golden Arena
best supporting role
1960
Golden Arena
best screenplay
1960
Golden Arena
best music/score
1960
Nominations
Academy Award - Oscar
best foreign-language film
1960

Nominacija za najboljši tujejezični film.

Alternative title
The Ninth Circle (English)
Deveti krog (Slovenian)
Genres
drama
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Croatia)
Languages
Croatian
Technical data
Duration and length
107' / 2930 meters
Colour
Black and white
Sound
mono
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm

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