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The Rakoc Cross

Krst Rakoc

Yugoslavia, 1962


Shortly after WW II, the government sent a crew of drivers with large tractors to clear-cut and plow a vast, barren piece of land called “Krst Rakoc” in the hills of Kosovo, for future orchards. They encounter deprecation and revolt from indigenous Albanian population.

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The Rakoc Cross Directed by Živko 'Žika' Ristić