No Smoking in Sarajevo

A film by Gianluca Loffredo & Andrea Postiglione

Until 1991, Nele KARAJLIC and Sejo SEXTON have been together leaders of the biggest yugoslavian rock band : Zabranjeno pusenje (No smoking in servo-croatian). After their split-up, Nele continues playing with the No Smoking Orchestra, internationally known and related to director Emir KUSTURICA. In parallel, Sejo SEXTON succeed in the Balkans with Zabranjeno pusenje, other version of the band. Sejo is bosnian, Nele is serbian. It has been 20 years since the last time these two old neighbors and friends have seen each other. United by music and separated by war their story is a mirror of the country its own.

Documentary 52 min. - HD - stereo – DCP, Blu-ray

Directors – Gianluca Loffredo & Andrea Postiglione

Production – Grenouilles Productions / Chacapa Studio / Colibri Flims / FRANCE 3 / BHRT

Producer – Gildas Nivet

Distribution – Windrose

Photography – Tristan Guerlotté

Sound – Marko Grgić

Editor – Tristan Guerlotté

Color grading – Tristan Guerlotté

Sound editor – Rafael Bernabeu Garcia (eport Studio)

Sound design – Rafael Bernabeu Garcia (eport Studio)

Sound mixer - Rafael Bernabeu Garcia (eport Studio)

Music – Rafael Bernabeu Garcia (eport Studio)

With the support of Ecla, Poitou Charentes Ciném, La Région dee Vienne.

Composer / Sound designer / Sound editor / sound mixer