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An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker

Epizoda u životu berača željeza

Directed by Danis Tanović
Bosnia and Herzegovina, France, 2013


A Roma family in Bosnia-Herzegovina. The father Nazif barely makes ends meet as an iron picker to support his family. His partner Senada is pregnant and tends to their home and their two young daughters. When Senada suffers a miscarriage, she needs an immediate treatment, but Nazif can’t afford it.

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An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker Directed by Danis Tanović

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2013 | 4 wins including: Jury Grand Prix

2013 | Special Mention: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury



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