Best award winning movies with talented director from Yugoslavia

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with talented director from Yugoslavia! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with talented director from Yugoslavia, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The White Suit (1999)

A sergeant officer lives a life of a loner, reads literary classics and dreams about acting. On his journey by train, he madly falls in love with a prostitute, but her pimp - another passenger on a train - is not willing to let her go, which makes their destiny tragic.

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1999-05-14 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Lazar Ristovski, Radmila Shegoleva

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #655 for
    vainly waited
  2. Ranked #1006 for
    bloodsoaked
  3. Ranked #1007 for
    seriocomedy

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2 I Even Met Happy Gypsies (1967)

The protagonist, Bora, is a charming but mean-spirited gypsy, while his older wife, Lence, is submissive. Bora is in love with the younger Tisa, who is being offered in marriage by her father. The two get themselves in trouble and eventually have to flee. Tisa rejects her husband and she and Bora get married in the church, and their adventures continue.

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1967-03-27 | Drama

Cast

Bekim Fehmiu, Olivera Katarina

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #180 for
    grease monkey
  2. Ranked #1672 for
    misty
  3. Ranked #3020 for
    Oscar nomination deserving

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3 A Film with No Name (1988)

The Kosovo region of Yugoslavia near the Albanian border is the scene of political unrest and a modern Romeo and Juliet romance in this satirical political drama. A film director (Meto Jovanovski) gathers information for his documentary about the Serbs being forced to depart by Albanian Moslems. As the region heads towards ethnic warfare, the young Albanian woman Nadira (Sonja Jacevska) falls in love with the Serbian Miloljub (Cedo Arobabic). He is captured and castrated, and the private lives of Milobjub and Nadira become part of the director's story in his film. He must answer to the financiers and producers who believe his film was to be a comedy. The events foreshadow a long and bloody conflict between two factions, a battle that has not abated in the ten years since this film's initial release.

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1988-05-30 | Drama

Cast

Meto Jovanovski, Mira Furlan

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5483 for
    cinema verite
  2. Ranked #6292 for
    social realism
  3. Ranked #6486 for
    impressionistic

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4 When Father Was Away on Business (1985)

Tito's break-up with Stalin in 1948 marked the beginning of not only confusing, but also very dangerous years for many hard-core Yugoslav communists. A careless remark about the newspaper cartoon is enough for Mesha to join many arrested unfortunates. His family is now forced to cope with the situation and wait for his release from prison.

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1985-01-15 | Drama

Cast

Moreno de Bartoli, Miki Manojlović

Rating

rating icon 7.318
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #187 for
    foster father
  2. Ranked #420 for
    mythology extending
  3. Ranked #944 for
    didactic

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5 The Battle of the Eagles (1979)

The first Yugoslav Partisan air force unit. Loosely based on historical facts.

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1979-07-01 | Drama / History

Cast

Bekim Fehmiu, Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    Aerial Combat
  2. Ranked #66 for
    matte shot
  3. Ranked #126 for
    locking horns

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6 Man Is Not a Bird (1965)

A Serbian engineer falls for a younger woman, but he is inept at courtship.

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1965-03-06 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Milena Dravić, Janez Vrhovec

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #431 for
    freak show
  2. Ranked #543 for
    grease monkey
  3. Ranked #1439 for
    neo-realism

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7 Balkan Spy (1984)

Convinced that his subtenant is a spy and an enemy of the state, Ilija Čvorović falls into deep paranoia which leads to absurd and destructive chain of events.

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1984-02-23 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Danilo "Bata" Stojković, Zvonko Lepetić

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #47 for
    proof positive
  2. Ranked #1927 for
    trending now
  3. Ranked #2957 for
    timely reminder

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8 Who's Singin' Over There? (1980)

On April 5th, 1941, a day before the Nazi attack on the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, a colorful group of passengers is headed for Belgrade...

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1980-10-23 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Pavle Vuisić, Aleksandar Berček

Rating

rating icon 7.578
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #66 for
    cantankerous
  2. Ranked #394 for
    mythology extending
  3. Ranked #2196 for
    neo-realism

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9 Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981)

A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the 1960s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals.

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1981-04-10 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Slavko Štimac, Slobodan Aligrudić

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #896 for
    foster father
  2. Ranked #1500 for
    neo-realism
  3. Ranked #1603 for
    cantankerous

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10 Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)

In the opening stages of the Bosnian War, a small group of Serbian soldiers are trapped in a tunnel by a Muslim force.

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1996-05-11 | Drama / War

Cast

Dragan Bjelogrlić, Nikola Kojo

Rating

rating icon 8.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #145 for
    with mercenaries
  2. Ranked #410 for
    waggish
  3. Ranked #482 for
    freak show

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