A Farm in Mali Rit

feature film, 1976

DIRECTED BY: Branko Bauer

Slavko Štimac,
Ljubomir Živanović,
Milan Kuruzović

Branko Bauer,
Arsen Diklić

The setting is a village, Mali Rit in Vojvodina, in the summer of 1944. Several German soldiers represent the new government, but the villagers pay little attention to them. Nevertheless, an incident occurs when Pera Maljević defends his younger brother from a German soldier who has accused him of stealing his fish. Shortly after, a German sergeant slaps little Vasa. For revenge, the boy and his friends set fire to German grain.

color, 126 min