ZAGREB FILM FESTIVAL
20.-27.10.2013.
In The Jaws Of Life / U raljama života
Rajko Grlić, Croatia, Serbia, 1984
Directed by: Rajko Grlić
Script: Rajko Grlić, Dubravka Ugrešić
Production company: Art film 80, Croatia film, Jadran film, Kinematografi Zagreb, Union film
Cinematography: Tomislav Pinter
Editing: Živka Toplak
Music: Branislav Živković
Cast: Vitomira Lončar, Gorica Popović, Bogdan Diklić, Mira Furlan, Rade Šerbedžija, Velimir Bata Živojinović, Mustafa Nadarević, Enes Kišević, Predrag Miki Manojlović
Format: DCP
Running time: 93'

Synopsis
Film director Rajko Grlić's fourth feature film ('You Only Love Once', 'Čaruga') is an adaptation of the acclaimed novel 'Štefica Cvek in the Jaws of Life' by the renowned Croatian writer Dubravka Ugrešić, who also co-wrote the script. This exceptional comedy with great acting of the entire cast – Vitomira Lončar in particular – was a great box office hit at the time. Three best known actors of Yugoslav cinema of those days – Bata Živojinović, Miki Manojlović and Rade Šerbedžija – appear in it.

Awards and Festivals
Pula Film Festival 1984 – Golden Arena for Best Director, Golden Arena for Original Score, Studio Magazine Jury Award, Ruža Pazinke Award to actress Semka Sokolović–Bertok

Location and screening schedule: CINEMA TUŠKANAC, Sunday, October 27th at 21.00