YOUNG AND HEALTHY AS A ROSE

  • Original title: Mlad i zdrav kao ruža
  • Type: feature film
  • Year: 1971
  • Genre: Drama
  • Country: Serbia
  • Language: Serbian
  • Length: 87 min
  • Directed by: Jovan Jovanović
A story about a young delinquent, who evolves from typical outsider to mafia boss of Belgrade seemed shocking back then; today, it is the cruel reality of our times. With incredible foresight of things to come, Jovanovic's leading character says: "I am your future". More poetical than Hollywood movies, much more realistic than "Trainspotting". An exciting story about crime, drugs and the deadly grip of the secret police in Serbia. The best role of DraganNikolic, one of the rare ones he presented himself as a tough guy and the authentic sex symbol from this region.
  • Screenplay: Jovan Jovanović
  • Cast: Dragan Nikolić, Aleksandar Gavrić
  • Production company: Dunav Film