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The Death of a Railway

Yugoslavia, 1998 (MIFF 1999, Documentary)

Director: Miladin Colakovic

This quirky experimental railroad movie explores the history and demise of a narrow gauge railway track in Yugoslavia over a 90-year period, from 1908 to 1998.

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