There Grows a Green Pine in the Woods
feature film, ratni film, Yugoslavia, Jadran film, 1971
DIRECTED BY: Antun Vrdoljak
Boris Dvornik (Dikan),
Ivica Vidović (Ivan),
Antun Vrdoljak (prema motivima Ratnog dnevnika Ivana Šibla)
The story is set in Pannonian Croatia during WW II. Croatian Communist Ivan arrives as a political commissioner to a Partisan battalion under Dikan’s command. Dikan and the other Partisans are Serbian. The inexperienced commissioner soon faces the trials of war; he is especially conflicted when it comes to making decisions about other people’s lives…
color, 35 mm, 85'