Welcome To Sarajevo (1997)


Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5

United Kingdom/USA, 1997, , .  Screenplay by , based on the book Natasha’s Story by .  Cinematography by .  Produced by , , .  Music by .  Production Design by , .  Costume Design by .  Film Editing by .  Cannes Film Festival 1997National Board of Review Awards 1997.    Toronto International Film Festival 1997.  

Powerful drama by Michael Winterbottom about peacekeepers of various nationalities in Bosnia.  is excellent as a Brit trying to escort a young orphan to safety in England where he plans to adopt her. Cast members , , also have their various tasks to complete, and each one is more harrowing to watch than the next.

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