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Puriša Đorđević


Drama of the aftermath of war when a soldier returns home and tries to live as he had before.

Mladomir Puriša Đorđević

Mladomir Puriša Đorđević

Director of Photography
Mihajlo Popović

Film Editing
Mirjana Mitić

Bogić Risimović

Production Company
Dunav film

Ljubiša Đorđević
Neda Arnerić
Milena Dravić
Mija Aleksić
Ljuba Tadić
Jelena Žigon
Faruk Begoli


Puriša Đorđević
Director's Biography
Puriša Đorđević

Mladomir Puriša Đorđević is the oldest active Serbian film director and screenwriter. He was born in Čačak, in 1924. Prior to World War II he was a member of the Communit youth, and joined the partisans at the beginning of the uprising in Serbia in 1941. After the war he has worked as an editor for film propaganda section  and began directing documentaries. He has made eighteen feature films, over fifty documentary short films and two television films. His tetralogy of films depicting the war and post-war era, made between 1965 and 1968, is a unique achievement in the history of Yugoslavian cinema. In addition to several awards at the Yugoslav Film Festival in Pula, Morning (1967) and Noon (1968) premiered in Venice, while Dream (1966) competed at the Berlin Festival. Puriša Đorđević is the recipient of several lifetime achievement awards. He is currently making a film about Matija Bećković, a renowned Serbian contemporary poet.