Marija's Own

Marija's Own

Marija's Own

Marija's Own

Marija's Own

Marija's Own

2011 / Croatia / 62min

A typical cross-section of bigoted neighbours in an apartment building are invited to a private party to honour the memory of the late Marija Violić, a fellow tenant, friend and grandmother. Instead of descending into sentimental cliché, the party soon evolves into a reality show, complete with all-singing, all-dancing interludes. The venue for this unique gathering is Marija’s apartment and the music is provided by the hired musicians – a bunch of complete unknowns as far as the guests are concerned but in real life, the hugely popular Czech dance electro-trash band midi lidi.

And the purpose of this unique get-together? To finally fulfill a long overdue family obligation to the late, great, dearly departed Marija.

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  • Original title
    Marija's Own
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Željka Suková
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Aleš Suk; Željka Suková
  • Editing
    Aleš Suk
  • Music
    MIDI LIDI
  • Sound
    Zoran Medved; Ana Jurčić
  • Duration
    62 min
  • Year
    2011
  • Country
    • Croatia
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Audio Tracks
  • Subtitles
    ENG
  • Production
    Udruga UKUS
    Croatia
  • Distribution

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