Crna mačka, beli mačo

Черная кошка, белый кот
Matko and his son Zare live on the banks of the Danube river and get by through hustling and basically doing anything to make a living. In order to pay off a business debt Matko agrees to marry off Zare to the sister of a local gangster.
1998, Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Austria, Greece, 123 min., 18+
Director:
Emir Kusturica
Cast:
Bajram Severdzan, Srdjan 'Zika' Todorovic, Branka Katic, Florijan Ajdini, Ljubica Adzovic, Zabit Memedov
Genre:
romance, comedy, crima
Language:
Romany, Serbian, Bulgarian, russian subtitles
Awards & Festivals
  • Venice Film Festival – Little Golden Lion, Silver Lion, Laterna Magica Prize; Nominee: Golden Lion
  • Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival – Audience Award
  • Festival Filmskih Scenarija – Screenfest – Best Screenplay 
  • European Film Awards, Nominee – European Cinematographer
  • Goya Awards, Nominee – Best European Film
  • Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists, Nominee – Silver Ribbon (Best Foreign Director)
On screen
from 22 September

Currently on screen