Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams

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Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams ★★ 2006

In postwar Sarajevo, single mother Esma is forced to work as a waitress in a gangster-run club in order to supplement the government aid she needs to raise defiant adolescent daughter Sara. They argue over many things, including the truth about Sara's father, whom she believes died fighting for Bosnia. Title refers to the rundown district, formerly the site of a prison camp, where they live. Bosnian with subtitles. 90m/C DVD . AT BS GE Mirjana Karanovic, Bogdan Diklic, Luna Mijovic, Leon Lucev, Kenan Catic; D: Jasmila Zbanic; W: Jasmila Zbanic; C: Christine A. Maier; M: Enes Zlatar.