CIRCLES

By Srdan GOLUBOVIC

NEUE MEDIOPOLIS FILMPRODUKTION - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2011

It`s a story about consequences of a heroic act. Is heroic act meaningless, or it provokes certain moral acts in the future?
Does being a hero make any sense?

Festivals
& Awards

Sundance Film Festival 2013
World Cinema Competition
    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • GERMANY, SERBIA
    • Languages
    • SERBIAN, GERMAN
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Srdan GOLUBOVIC
    • Writer(s)
    • Melina POTA KOLJEVIC, Srdjan KOLJEVIC
    • Producer(s)
    • Alexander RIS (Neue Mediopolis Filmproduktion), Jelena MITROVIC (Filmhouse Bas Celik)
    • Synopsis
    • 1993. Bosnia. Serbian soldier Marko, while sitting with a friend, sees three soldiers hitting a Muslim civilian Haris. Marko interferes saves Haris and three soldiers beat Marko to death.
      2008. Marko’s father is reconstructing a church near the town. The son of one of the three soldiers comes asking for a job. Will Marko’s father overcome the urge for revenge?
      In Belgrade Marko’s friend is a heart surgeon. The leader of the three soldiers is brought for operation. Surgeon discovers that the patient feels no guilt, refuses to operate him. Will surgeon find a solution for his guilt and remorse because he didn’t help his friend?
      In Germany, Haris a family man, protects and shelters Nada (Marko’s girlfriend in the past) from a criminal husband who is beating her. Is he ready to sacrifice his own family in order to give her a chance for a new life?
    • Partners & financing
    • FILM CENTER SERBIA, confirmed
      MDM FILM FUND , applied
      ZDF Arte, confirmed
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Oct 01, 2010
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