Ivan Zivkovic

Ivan Zivkovic

Ivan Zivkovic Quick Links

Film RSS

Innocence Unprotected Review


Very Good
World cinema knows few greater oddities than Dusan Makavejev's Innocence Unprotected, a strange documentary about the first talkie made in Serbia -- intercut with the entire film itself.

In 1942, during Hitler's occupation of Yugoslavia, "strongman" Dragoljub Aleksic (pictured below) was featured in a film that put his physical prowess on display in a romantic thriller (think Jean-Claude Van Damme today). The simple story told one of Aleksic rescuing a girl from a bully of a suitor and evil stepmother, all thanks to his ability to balance on tightropes, hang from airplanes with his mouth, and bite through steel chains with his teeth (which it turns out he really can do).

Continue reading: Innocence Unprotected Review

Ivan Zivkovic

Ivan Zivkovic Quick Links

Film RSS
Advertisement

Occupation

Actor


Suggested

Foo Fighters Confirm That Cal Jam 2018 Is Happening

Foo Fighters Confirm That Cal Jam 2018 Is Happening

Take a look back at October's inaugural event.

Sam Mendes Drops Out Of Disney's Live-Action 'Pinocchio'; Could He Return To Bond?

Sam Mendes Drops Out Of Disney's Live-Action 'Pinocchio'; Could He Return To Bond?

The film is expected to continue without Mendes' involvement.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Ivan Zivkovic Movies

Innocence Unprotected Movie Review

Innocence Unprotected Movie Review

World cinema knows few greater oddities than Dusan Makavejev's Innocence Unprotected, a strange documentary about...

Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.