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FATHER

Srdan GOLUBOVIĆ
Serbia, France, Germany, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia-Herzegovina 2020 120min DCP color Fiction G Korean Premiere
Schedule
Code Date Time Theater Info Ticket
000 2021. 04. 29 19:00 Sori Arts Center of Jeollabuk-do, Moak Hall
HKEG
102 2021. 04. 29 19:00 CGV Jeonjugosa 1
HKEG
348 2021. 05. 01 20:00 CINE Q Jeonju Film Street 2
HKEGGV
742 2021. 05. 05 20:00 CINE Q Jeonju Film Street 1
HKEGON
Overview

A small town in Serbia. Nikola, day laborer and father of two, is ordered to give up his children to social services after poverty and hunger drive his wife to commit a desperate act. Despite Nikola’s best efforts and several appeals, the head of the social services center refuses to return his children and his situation seems hopeless. But when Nikola discovers the local administration may be corrupt, he decides to travel across Serbia on foot and take his case directly to the national ministry in Belgrade.

Review

Nikola is the father of two children in a small town in Serbia and a laborer struggling in poverty. His wages have been two years overdue, and the electricity was cut off two months ago. When the family couldn’t stand it any longer, the wife visits her husband’s workplace with her children and tells them she will burn herself if they don’t pay them. In the end, she sets herself on fire. Fortunately, the wife survives. But the traumatized children get separated from their father by a social welfare agency due to the poor living condition. The children are taken away to be raised by a guardian. To get his children back, Nikola heads to Belgrade to meet with the Minister of Health and Welfare.
The deepening gap between the rich and the poor is occurring in both developed and underdeveloped countries. And it is even worse in the countries like Serbia that have suffered from a war relatively recently. We often wonder who the lousy social safety net is for that was created by hypocritical politicians for the sake of showing off. FATHER casts a question on such issues and impressively depicts a father who just wants to be with his family. (CHUN Jinsu)

CREDIT
  • ScreenplaySrdan GOLUBOVIĆ, Ognjen SVILIČIĆ
  • ProducerJelena MITROVIĆ, Čedomir KOLAR, Alexander RIS, Marc BASCHET, Danis TANOVIĆ, Boris T. MATIĆ, Lana MATIĆ, Danijel HOČEVAR, Amra BAKŠIĆ ČAMO, Adis DJAPO
  • CinematographyAleksandar ILIĆ
  • Production DesignGoran JOKSIMOVIĆ, Predrag PETROVIĆ
  • MusicMario SCHNEIDER
  • SoundBruno TARRIÈRE
CastGoran BOGDAN, Boris ISAKOVIĆ, Nada ŠARGIN, Milica JANEVSKI
FILM SOURCE
JEONJU IFF / kino@jeonjufest.kr
DIRECTOR
Srdan GOLUBOVIĆ
After he made his feature debut with Absolute Hundred (2001), he directed The Trap (2007) shortlisted for Oscar for the Best Foreign Film, and Circles (2013) which won the Special Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
Sponsor
Jeonju Office

(54999) 2F, JEONJU Cine Complex, 22, Jeonjugaeksa 3-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Republic of Korea T. +82 (0)63 288 5433 F. +82 (0)63 288 5411

Seoul Office

(04031) 4F, 16, Yanghwa-ro 15-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea T. +82 (0)2 2285 0562 F. +82 (0)2 2285 0560

JEONJU Cine Complex

(54999) JEONJU Cine Complex, 22, Jeonjugaeksa 3-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Republic of Korea T. +82 (0)63 231 3377

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