About the film
yugoslavia loss of loved one muslim difficult childhood anti-communism circumcision communism 1950s
When Father Was Away on Business
Release Date: May 01, 1985
|Production Companies||:||Forum Sarajevo, Centar film, Sutjeska Film|
Tito's break-up with Stalin in 1948 marked the beginning of not only confusing, but also very dangerous years for many hard-core Yugoslav communists. A careless remark about the newspaper cartoon is enough for Mesha to join many arrested unfortunates. His family is now forced to cope with the situation and wait for his release from prison.