Svet na Kajžarju

Life in Kajzar

  • Fiction Film
  • 99’
drama
  • 1952
  • Yugoslavia (Slovenia)

It is just after World War Two, when whole-scale nationalization is being carried out. Agricultural cooperatives are being founded in Kajžar, as elsewhere throughout the land, and individual allegiances during the war are nowhere near forgotten yet. This drama is about the wine-grower Vraček and the people of the Haloze region who, caught up in the impetus of building the new, socialist state, som

It is just after World War Two, when whole-scale nationalization is being carried out. Agricultural cooperatives are being founded in Kajžar, as elsewhere throughout the land, and individual allegiances during the war are nowhere near forgotten yet. This drama is about the wine-grower Vraček and the people of the Haloze region who, caught up in the impetus of building the new, socialist state, sometimes forget where the line between exercising authority and respecting human dignity lies. The villagers find that they must decide whether collaboration and past cooperation with the occupying forces is sufficient reason for a trial without judge or jury, and whether it justifies making decisions without sober consideration.

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Writing

based on the book by
(roman: Svet na Kajžarju)
screenwriter

Direction

director

Cinematography

director of photography

Music

music composer

Editing

film editor

Production design

production designer

Make-up

key make-up artist
key make-up artist
assistant director
script supervisor/continuity
line producer
production manager
assistant production manager
props master
sound recordist
assistant sound
assistant sound
assistant camera
assistant camera
best boy electric
wardrobe
assistant editor
conductor
proof reader

production

production
laboratory
Arena Foreign Films Review
1953
Alternative title
Life in Kajzar (english)
Genres
drama
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Slovenia)
Languages
slovenian
Technical data
Aspect ratio
1,37:1 Academy
Duration and length
99 minutes / 2723 meters
Sound
mono
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm

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