Vukovar from Two Angles

Ladislav Tomičić,
Novi list,

A documentary film by Belgrade director Janko Baljak and one of the best Croatian journalists Drago Hedl - "Vukovar - The Final Cut" is a story about the Vukovar tragedy told by the warring parties from different angles. This film observes the fundamental documentary and journalist rule - there is no story without both sides giving their accounts, hence "The Final Cut" features Tomislav Merčep and members of the White Eagles unit, Vesna Bosanac and Brana Crnčević, Martin Špegelj and Serbian volunteers, Branko Borković and Vojislav Stanimirović…

The fact that someone dared tell a story from two different angles is controversial enough in the myopic Croatian milieu with narrow-minded views. However, shedding some light on the circumstances surrounding the massacre in Borovo Selo, the departure of Tomislav Mer?ep from Vukovar, atrocities and armament of Croat units will prove to be enticing enough for viewers - both the ones who have been awaiting the real truth about Vukovar for over ten years and those who are convinced that the truth has already been told once and for all in the Croatian Television, HTV, central news shows.


Final Cut contending for the Heart of Sarajevo
On Monday, August 21, the 12th Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) Documentary selection will screen a B92 production documentary directed by Janko Baljak: “Vukovar – Final Cut”. SFF Documentary selection will present the films that are mostly dealing with the subject of the quest for the truth. More...


Trailer - video clip [RealPlayer]

Serbian paramilitary forces - video clip [RealPlayer]

Đuro Hodak - video clip [RealPlayer]

Krmača - video clip [RealPlayer]