Call number: DVD-4618


KUSTURICA, Emir
Podzemelje - Bila jednom jedna zemlja [Underground] [Il était une fois un pays]

Six part TV series version
Ciby 2000, Paris, Pandora Films, Frankfurt, Novofilm, Budapest, in association with AB Barranov, with the participation of La Sept/ARTE, 1995
Executive producer: Pierre Spengler
Associate producers: Maksa Ćatović, Karl Baumgartner
Screenplay: Dušan Kovačević, Emir Kusturica, based on the play by Dušan Kovačević
Photography: Vilko Filač
Production design: Miljen "Kreka" Kljaković
Music: Goran Bregović

Marko				Miki Manojlović
Petar 'Blacky' Popara		Lazar Ristovski
Ivan				Slavko Štimac
Franz				Ernst Stötzner
Jovan				Srđan Todorović
Natalija			Mirjana Joković
Vera				Mirjana Karanović
Jelena				Milena Pavlović
Grandfather			Bata Stojković
Golub				Bora Todorović
Bata				Davor Dujmović
Mustafa				Branislav Lečić
Film director			Dragan Nikolić
Tomislav			Predrag Zagorac
Janez				Erol Kadić
Dr Strasse			Hark Böhm
Dr Mirković			Petar Kralj
Dealer				Emir Kusturica
Russian driver			Pierre Spengler
Police Inspector		Josif Tatić
1940s Captain			Branko Cvejić
1960s Captain			Irfan Mensur
Script girl			Tanja Kecman
Priest				Pepi Laković
Falling gypsy			Nele Karajlić
Fat woman			Zdena Kurtečáková
Prompter			Elizabeta Dorevska
Girl from the tunnel		Albena Stavreva
Officer				Peter Mountain	
First Investigator		Mirsad Tuka	
Second Investigator		Batica Nikolić
Woman in the theatre box	Desa Biogradlija
Driver in the tunnel		Stojan Sotirov
Total running time: 308 minutes
In Serbian with some German with optional English subtitles

On 1 Blu ray disc and 2 DVDs.

This is DVD 2 containing Episodes 5-6 of the 6-part TV re-working of Underground, 1 hour 41 minutes

DVD
Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Shooting Days: Emir Kusturica Directs Underground, Czech television, 1996, written and directed by Aleksandar Manić, 73 mins, English narration version
Electronic Press Kit items:
Behind the Scenes with Emir Kusturica, 2 minutes 55 seconds, in Serbian with optional English subtitles
Emir Kusturica interview, 4 minutes 36 seconds, in English
Behind the Scenes with Mirjana Joković, 2 minutes 03 seconds, in Serbian with optional English subtitles
Mirjana Joković interview on location, 2 minutes 24 seconds, in English
Behind the Scenes with Miki Manojlović, 2 minutes 25 seconds, in Serbian with optional English subtitles
Miki Manojlović interview on location, 1 minute 57 seconds, in English
Behind the Scenes with Lazar Ristovsky, 2 minutes 36 seconds, in Serbian with optional English subtitles
Lazar Ristovsky interview, 1 minute 35 seconds, in Serbian with optional English subtitles
In the studio with Miljen "Kreka" Kljaković, 1 minute 45 seconds, no dialogue
On location with Miljen "Kreka" Kljaković, 1 minute 44 seconds, no dialogue
Miljen "Kreka" Kljaković interview, 3 minutes 29 seconds, in English
B-Roll of The Wedding Party, 1 minute 42 seconds, in Serbian with optional English subtitles
28 page booklet with new writing and full film credits
Source BFI

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