Tistega lepega dne

That Beautiful day

  • Fiction Film
  • 83’
comedy
  • 1962
  • Yugoslavia (Slovenia)

The story is set in a Slovene village which was part of Italy between the two wars. All the inhabitants of the village are Slovenes, except for the Italians among the representatives of the fascist government. A shame to the village are three brothers who have joined the fascists. The villagers, however, keep them under control and ridicule them. The protagonist of the central comic plot is Štefuc

The story is set in a Slovene village which was part of Italy between the two wars. All the inhabitants of the village are Slovenes, except for the Italians among the representatives of the fascist government. A shame to the village are three brothers who have joined the fascists. The villagers, however, keep them under control and ridicule them. The protagonist of the central comic plot is Štefuc, twice widower, married, in turn, to two sisters - each left him two little daughters - who is determined to marry Zana, the third sister. But the girl has been promised to another suitor and there is no time to wait, because she is expecting a baby. Hedvika who is said to work in Milano as house-maid has just come back from Italy in the middle of the wedding preparations. The local Italians play serenade to her. In the end the villagers decide that Štefuc should get Hedvika as a wife and the bride has a baby during the wedding festivities.

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Writing

based on the book by
(novela: Tistega lepega dne)
screenwriter
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
assistant director
assistant director
script supervisor/continuity
line producer
production manager
production manager
props master
assistant production designer
sound recordist
camera operator
assistant camera
assistant editor
music lead
production secretary

production

laboratory
Premiere
05.10.1962, Slovenija, Yugoslavia
Alternative title
That Beautiful day (english)
Genres
comedy
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Slovenia)
Languages
slovenian
Technical data
Aspect ratio
1,85:1
Duration and length
83 minutes / 2356 meters
Sound
mono
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm
Availabilities
Availabilities
The Slovenian Film Archive

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