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‘Quo Vadis, Aida?’: A formidable X-ray of the Srebrenica massacre | Culture

There are no possible nuances in the Srebrenica genocide: during the Balkan war in July 1995, faced with the passivity of the Dutch UN peacekeepers, the troops of Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic some 8,300 Muslim Bosnians – the vast majority, men – were murdered in a city that had been declared “safe” by the […]

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This is ‘Quo vadis, Aida?’, A candidate for the Oscar for best international film | Culture

There’s only one movie that could snatch the Oscar from Another round, by Thomas Vinterberg, and is Where are you going, Aida ?, by Bosnian director Jasmila Žbanić, known for her debut Grbavica (2006), Golden Bear at the Berlinale; In the path (2010) o For Those Who Can Tell No Tales (2013). Always attached to […]

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