Movies That Missed Us: Witnesses
Croatia, 2003, 90 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Foreign, Thriller
Language: Serbo-Croatian English Sub-Titles
A wonderfully complex Croatian thriller, Witnesses examines the difficulty, in times of war, of separating sanctioned killing from homicide. Moving back and forth in time to reexamine the same events from different characters’ points of view, Witnesses was nominated for and won several awards during the 2004 Berlin Film Festival.
DIRECTOR: Vinko Bresan
US Distributor: Film Movement