Vdovstvo Karoline Žašler

The Widowhood of Karolina Žašler

  • Fiction Film
  • 106’
comedy, drama
  • 1976
  • Yugoslavia (Slovenia)

A fateful erotic relationship between Mr. Žaler's wife Karolina and an unknown young man triggers off a flood of condemnation amongst the villagers. Karolina is pronounced an "easy" woman and Mr. Žaler an incompetent. The situation becomes impossible to bear in the close atmosphere of the small village. Mr. Žaler commits suicide and Karolina looks desperately for a new companion. A passionate natu

A fateful erotic relationship between Mr. Žaler's wife Karolina and an unknown young man triggers off a flood of condemnation amongst the villagers. Karolina is pronounced an "easy" woman and Mr. Žaler an incompetent. The situation becomes impossible to bear in the close atmosphere of the small village. Mr. Žaler commits suicide and Karolina looks desperately for a new companion. A passionate nature, desire and a yearning for warmth and familiarity drive Karolina from one man to another, but sooner or later all her lovers leave her alone and helpless. The situation becomes increasingly unbearable...

Writing

adaptation
screenwriter

Direction

Cinematography

director of photography

Editing

film editor

Production design

production designer

Costume design

costume designer

Make-up

key make-up artist
assistant director
assistant director
line producer
key sound technician
photographer
song lyrics
song lyrics

production

Silver Arena
best directing
1977
Diploma
best cinematography
1977

Za kameru u filmovima Mećava, Vdovstvo Karoline Žašler i Hajdučka vremena.

Golden Arena
best leading role
1977
Metod Badjura Golden Plaque
best directing
1976
Stop Magazine Award for Character Actors
best supporting role
1976
Stop Magazine Award for Best Actor
best actor/actress
1976
MEtod Badjura Silver Plaque
best make-up
1976
Debutant of the Year
best performance
1976
Premiere
16.11.1976, Slovenija, Yugoslavia
Alternative title
The Widowhood of Karolina Žašler (english)
Genres
comedy, drama
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Slovenia)
Technical data
Duration and length
106 minutes / 2908 meters
Colour
Colour
Sound
mono
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm

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