Brothers Jakov and Mislav Petras are associated with the students’ strike in 1971.
After the break of the Croatian Spring, Jakov emigrates, Mislav is inprisoned, and the girl Sunčana whom they both love gets killed under strange circumstances soon afterwards.
In May of 1990, Jakov Petras comes back to Zagreb and starts investigating Sunčana’s death…
Film Festivals and awards:
Pula '93 (Golden arena for script, main male role and camera)
13th International Film Festival of Amiens '93
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Rimini Cinema '93
Alpe-Adria Cinema '94
Representative of Croatia at the European Film Award FELIX in '93
Genre: Political Drama
Year of production: 1993
Directed by: Davor Zmegač
Maxima film, ICAV
Producers: Damir Terešak and Denys Fleutot
Screenwriter: Davor Zmegač
Camera: Slobodan Trninić
Editor: Bernarda Fruk
Costimography: : Ruta Knežević
Make Up artist: Ana Bulajic-Crček
Distribution: Maxima film
Running time: 110'