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Captain Arbanas Marko

Yugoslavia, 1967 (MIFF 1973, Z is for Zagreb)

Director: Zlatko Bourek

Inspired by the Albanian folk song, "They Got Him", the richly painted, decorated story of a cruel captain who rapes and plunders in the middle ages.

1st Prize, Oberhausen, 1968.

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