Master of His Own Body
feature film, humorous drama, Croatia, Yugoslavia, Jadran film, 1957
DIRECTED BY: Fedor Hanžeković
This is a comedy with tragic elements based on a short story by Slavko Kolar, or rather on its theatre adaptation by Branko Gavella. It talks about a generation clash, about young victims of their parents’ faulty calculations - Roža who loves her appointed husband, Ivo, who wants to continue to be his “body’s master”… This film was very popular among audiences as well as critics.
b/w, 35mm, 99'