The Comedy and Tragedy of Bora Joksimović

Technical data
30 min, 16mm, color
Photographs from the film

The film portraits a writer-amateur Bora Joksimović, a heating maintenance mechanic in the Zrenjanin theatre. Unhappy with the shows he sees in his theatre, he decides to try his luck as a playwright. And as a result he has written 53 plays with "mighty plots", like "Hitler and Stalin Conversations in Hell", "Life of a Croat Woman in Belgrade", "Fratricide" etc.


Written and directed by: Želimir Žilnik
Camera: Ljubomir Bečejski
Edited by: Slobodan Jandrić

Production: TV Novi Sad