Updated ?. Created 2007-Apr-09

Chat noir, chat blanc (France/Germany/Yugoslavia, 1998)

(Black Cat, White Cat; Crna macka, beli macor)
By Emir Kusturica

Felliniesque farce set among the Gypsies and gangsters who roam a dilapidated stretch of the Danube, The film couldn’t be farther from the images of wartorn Balkans you’d expect. Over the top, baroque, fun and poetically uplifting.
A reckless, explosive production not bored with life, love and the possibilities of cinema (unlike most recent European ‘art’ film productions).

Caution: manic, carnivalesque style that could be exhausting for some people!

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