Rhythm of a Crime

feature film, Yugoslavia, 1981

DIRECTED BY: Zoran Tadić

Rhythm of a Crime

CAST:
Ivica Vidović (Ivica),
Fabijan Šovagović (Fabijan),
Božidarka Frait (Zdenka),
Dragutin Klobučar,
Zdenka Trach

SCRIPT:
Pavao Pavličić (based on his own story)

PHOTOGRAPHY:
Goran Trbuljak

MUSIC:
Hrvoje Hegedušić

EDITING:
Jasna Fulgosi

Synopsis:
In the Zagreb quarter of Trnje, old houses are being torn down to make room for concrete giants. The owner of a house on the list for demolition has a tenant obsessed with crime statistics, and his hobby is accurately calculating the possibility of the occurrence of new criminal deeds. His premonitions come true. Soon, he discovers an anomaly in the rhythm of crime and foresees his own death. It is a landmark film for the Croatian cinema of the eighties that became a cult hit.

b/w, 89 min

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