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Dance in the Rain

  • Fiction Film
  • 98’
drama
  • 1961
  • Yugoslavia (Slovenia)

Peter, the painter, personifies man's longing for happiness. He would like to meet the ideal woman, the perfect companion in life. The theater actress Maruša, with whom Peter has been going steadily for seven years, wants to live with him and share everything with him. However, Peter has grown a little sick of Maruša. During the night Maruša feels that Peter has deserted her, she also decides that

Peter, the painter, personifies man's longing for happiness. He would like to meet the ideal woman, the perfect companion in life. The theater actress Maruša, with whom Peter has been going steadily for seven years, wants to live with him and share everything with him. However, Peter has grown a little sick of Maruša. During the night Maruša feels that Peter has deserted her, she also decides that for her the end of their relationship is the best solution. But at the end both of them realize their loss. The difference between their illusions and the real life is too big. Meanwhile in the street a couple of young lovers are dancing in the rain. Perhaps they are going to attain the happiness that Peter and Maruša have sought in vain.

Director Boštjan Hladnik
Cast Duša Počkaj, Miha Baloh, Rado Nakrst
Awards 6 awards
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Credits order
Alphabetical order

Writing

based on the book by
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
assistant director
assistant director
line producer
key sound technician
camera operator
stills photographer

production

production
Prešeren's Fund Award
best role
1962
Special Diploma
best directing
1961
Zlato Pero Critics Jury Prize
best directing
1961
Golden Arena
best leading role
1961
Jury of Critics Recognition Award
best role
1961
Diploma
best sound design
1961
Slovenian film reetrospective
2011
Alternative title
Dance in the Rain (english)
Genres
drama
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Slovenia)
Technical data
Duration and length
98 minutes / 2680 meters
Sound
mono
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm

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