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Les Arcs Industry Village, Pitching du Réel, CineLink
A Good Wife

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A Good Wife (Dobra zena)

Directed by Mirjana Karanović

  • Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia 2016; 94 min
  • Original version: Serbian
  • Genre: Drama
    • White Iris (Best First Film) - Brussels FF
    • FIPRESCI Award - Motovun IFF

  • From the director of AUNTS presented at Les Arcs Industry Village
    From the director of AUNTS presented at Pitching du Réel
    From the director of MOTHER MARA presented at CineLink

Synopsis

Milena is a middle-aged wife and mother ensconced comfortably behind a gate in an upscale suburb of Belgrade. She quietly tends to her looks, dutifully cooks and entertains, and meets her friends for choir practice. She makes love with her husband and they socialize jauntily with a group of old friends. But unsettling realities are beginning to seep into Milena’s consciousness and disrupt her ordered world. One day while cleaning, she happens upon a videotape that incriminates her husband in horrific war crimes. A Good Wife is the story of how this secret reverberates in Milena’s life and eventually changes her.

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