That Summer of White Roses

Category: General Interest
Price: RRP £ 12.99

However the calm is disturbed when a platoon of Nazis set up camp on the opposite bank. Then a young widow (Susan George) and her son ask him for a place to hide from the Germans. Andrija falls in love, then saves the life of a drowning man.

But whose life has he saved?

This unique and gripping World War II drama captures the warmth of this idyllic land, and the evils of war that affect all of their lives. That Summer of White Roses premiered in competition at the San Sebastian Film Festival, Spain.

It won the Grand Prix and Tokyo Golden Dragon for 'Best Film' and 'Best Director' at the Tokyo Interntional Film Festival. It also won the Golden Arena and the European Kodak Award at the Pula Film Festival.

  • - First ever UK release on DVD
  • - Familiar cast - Tom Conti - Susan George - Rod Steiger
  • - Winner Tokyo Film Festival 1981 - Best Film
  • - Winner Tokyo Film Festival 1981 - Best Director - Rajko Grlic
  • - Written And Produced by Simon MacCorkindale
  • - Music by Junior Campbell