Jurić: Fortress 1999

Past and present, reality and fiction collide in and around famous Fortress in Croatian town of Osijek.

Personal view of the famous fortress in Croatian town of Osijek, as seen by its director Zvonimir Jurić. Past (both distant and recent) and present are juxtaposed in a very delicate, factumentary fashion.


Zvonimir Jurić

Acclaimed Croatian filmmaker who made his first professional documentaries ''Jurić: Fortress 1999'' and ''The Blacks Have Endured, and I?'' at Factum.
Original title: Jurić: Tvrđa 1999.
Year of production: 2000.
Screening time: 28'
Format: DVCam
Production: Factum
Co-financiers: City of Osijek; Osijek-Baranja County
Directed by: Zvonimir Jurić
Written by: Zvonimir Jurić, Selma Dimitrijević
Produced by: Nenad Puhovski
Cinematography by: Domagoj Lozina
Edited by: Ivana Fumić
Sound dubbing: Mladen Škalec
Sound recording: Dario Žilić

Festivals & Awards:

Motovun Film Festival 2000 – Best Croatian Documentary; Hamptons International Film Festival 2000; See Docs 2001, Dubrovnik; Sarajevo Film Festival 2001; ZagrebDox 2007.