|The battle of Kosovo
Genre: Historical film
Director: Zdravko Sotra
Serbian duke Lazar in 1389. refuses to obey the Turk sultan Murat who
is penetrating towards Serbia with great army, in order to conquer Europe
through it. Although aware that he is weaker, without enough army,
duke Lazar decides to confront him. Serbian lords are not united.
Most of them wants to fight, even if the price is defeat, but some
of them hesitate. Everyone fit for weapon is sent to Kosovo field.
The battle on Kosovo, in 1389. ended with no winners - both armies
shed blood and got tired. Lazar and Murat died. But, nevertheless, the
battle of Kosovo was a victory, not for Serbian state, which soon
became Turkish, but for Europe, which Serbia rescued with bodies of
her heroes of the first and the strongest Turkish attack.
Producer: Centar film, Beograd,
TRZ Feniks film, Beograd
Writer: Ljubomir Simovic
Music: Dusan Karuovic
Cinematographer: Radoslav Vladic
Production design: Aleksandar Milovic,
Country of origin: Jugoslavija,
Film editing: Ljiljana (Lana) Vukobratovic
Duration: 106 minutes