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The Flying Friar (Leteći Fratar)

Ljiljana Šišmanović, Davor Borić
2018 | 50 minutes
Country of Production: Croatia
Country Featured: Bosnia and Herzegovina
North American Premiere | Directors in Attendance

After years of war, Croatian culture has nearly disappeared from rural Bosnia and Herzegovina. Can an age-old artistic practice resurrect it? A joyful priest, Father Zvonko Martić dedicates his life to celebrating and preserving traditional Croatian music and clothing, bringing together communities that have long been divided.

 

Resilience in Motion | In Their Own Words

"In our film resilience is reflected in individual courage, and in the decision of individuals to learn through their own actions by knowing and accepting the differences in others."

– Davor Borić | Director, Flying Friar (Leteći Fratar)