THE MINER

RUDAR

THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - as FEST

Drama - Completed 2017

Based on a true story.

Festivals
& Awards

Warsaw FF 2017
International Competition (Special mentions) Ecumenical & Int. Competition
Arras Film Festival 2017
Compétition Européenne
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • SLOVENIA
    • Languages
    • SLOVENIAN, BOSNIAN
    • Duration
    • 102 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Hanna SLAK
    • Writer(s)
    • Hanna SLAK
    • Producer(s)
    • Miha KNIFIC (NUKLEUS FILM), Sinisa JURECIC (Nukleus film)
    • Synopsis
    • The Srebrenica massacre and its consequences in the region are approached in an unconventional way. The film focuses on Alija, a Bosnian immigrant worker who had lost his sister in the 1995 genocide. Nowadays, due to the crisis, miners are losing their jobs. Alija is sent to check an abandoned mine, to make sure it is empty before the company is sold. However, underground Alija finds hidden proof of executions after World War II. He is told to stop digging and report the mine empty. Alija decides to proceed, risking his job. He discovers thousands of executed people.
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