Before the Rain (1995)

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Alternative titles

  • Pred Dozhdot Alternative
  • Before the Rain (A Tale in Three Part) Alternative
  • Pred Dozdot Alternative
  • Pred Dezjem Alternative
  • Prije Kise Alternative
  • Po Dezju Alternative


Tale in three parts set between London and Macedonia in the former Yugoslavia. The film centres on various people to illustrate the ethnic and cultural problems in the Balkan states. A young Orthodox monk hides an Albanian Muslim girl who is persecuted by her family for running off with a Christian. Another episode centres on photographer Anne, who is torn between her Macedonian lover and her husband. The threads of the stories tie together in the third episode in Macedonia.

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