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CROATIA HOUSE


Promoting Croatian visual and performing arts in Australia.
A distinct identity here at Croatia House, we are driven by a single goal; to do our part in making the world a better place. As a not-for-profit registered cultural organisation, our aim is to promote and present the very best of Croatian visual and performing arts to the general public. We strive to build a closer relationship between the Australian and Croatian communities through the appreciation of art and culture.
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Croatian Film Festival 2019 at Randwick Ritz Cinema on 19th-21st September

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2019 CROATIAN FILM FESTIVAL SYDNEY


THURSDAY 19th September at 7 pm – Ufuraj se i pukni/KEEP CALM AND SNAP (2019) Ages 12+

The Prist brothers are at a crossroads, preparing for their acting studies. Kreso, the older brother, has a hump and too much confidence. The other brother, Kruno, who can't properly pronounce some words, finds out he has failed his entrance exam at the Faculty of Forestry and his girlfriend has left him. They chose their neighbour Crcek, who lives in the same building, to supervise their preparations for studying acting. Crcek is one of those characters who can't do anything right, but at the same time he is likeable, chatty and ready to help.

Release date: 4th April 2019
Genre: Comedy
Running time: 82 mins
Subtitles: English
Language: Hrvatski/Croatian
Director: Ljubomir Kerekes
Cast: Jan Kerekes (Kruno); Zoran Pribicevic (Kreso) & Ljubomir Kerekes (Crcek)
Film Studio: Kerekes Teatar

FRIDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER AT 9 PM – Osmi povjerenik/The 8th Commissioner (2018) Ages 15+

Sinisa Mesjak is an ambitious politician who gets involved in a scandal. In order to keep him away from the public eye, the government sends him to Trecic, an isolated Croatian island with no telephone or internet signal.
Official submission of Croatia for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 91st Academy Awards in 2019.

Release date: 5th January 2018
Genre: Drama Comedy
Running time: 139 mins
Subtitles: English
Main cast: Frano Maskovic (Sinisa Mesjak); Borko Peric (Tonino Smeraldic); Nadia Cvitanovic (Julija); Goran Navojec (Selim) & Ivo Gregurevic (Toninov otac).
Film Studio: Kadar, Alka-Film Zagreb, Embrio Production & Olimp Produkcija

SATURDAY 21st SEPTEMBER at 7pm – Kotlovina (2012) Ages 12+

A big family reunion at the weekend cottage around traditional food preparation "kotlovina" (pig on a spit and lots of drinking) with quaintly amusing and earnest situations revealing what is stronger: ties of blood and background or culture and the way of living.

Release date: 20th July 2011
Genre: Drama
Running time: 120 mins
Subtitles: English
Language: Hrvatski/Croatian
Main cast: Igor Kovac (Jakov), Suzana Nikolic (Seka), Boris Buzancic (Dida), Goran Navojec (Damir), Filip Krizan (Kreso), Hrvoje Zalar (Staf), Iskra Jirsak (Danijela), Tena Tadic (Lana), Luka Susic (Marijan) & Melita Jurisic (Mimi).
Film Studio: Korugva
Director: Tomislav Radic

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Croatia House is a not-for-profit incorporated association that was established in 2017 to promote Croatian visual and performing arts in Australia. We recently received federal government approval to be listed on the National Register of Cultural Organisations (ROCO), allowing us to accept tax deductible donations from individuals and companies alike.
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