Closing Film: The Samurai In Autumn

Serbia, 2016, 88 min.

Director

Danilo Bećković

Producer

Marko Paljić

Scenario

Dimitrije Vojnov

Rights Holder

Wide

DOP

Bojana Andrić

Cast

Petar Strugar, Hristina Popović, Sergej Trifunović, Nikola Kojo, Petar Novićević

Production

Gargantua Films, Mali Budo

A champion fallen from grace teaches karate in a small town in Serbia. Sinking into underground fighting, he finds redemption by falling in love with one of his student’s mother.

HONORS
2017 SOFEST in Sopot (Serbia) – Grand Prix
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Danilo Bećković

Born in 1981. Studied Film and TV directing and at the University of Arts in Belgrade and Comparative literature and theory of literature at the University of Belgrade. His first feature film, LITTLE BUDDHO (2014), is one of the most sensational debutes in the history of Serbian cinema. This black comedy broke numerous box office records and became an instant cult classic. It was soon followed with THE SAMURAI IN AUTUMN, the first Serbian martial arts film ever made. It became a hit and also received huge critical acclaim.

Selected filmography

2016 The Samurai In Autumn

2014 Little Buddho

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