Country: Italy
Year: 1994
Duration: 7'

He is a Croat. She is a Serb. Their daughter was a Yugoslav. In the Rome of 1994, history implacable, unjust and deaf is deciding their fate.


film director

Nina Mimica

Nina Mimica (Spalato, Croatia, 1967) spent her first twenty four years of life swimming and her last three years making short films at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia "because there is no sea in Rome". She received her diploma in directing in 1994. Open House was the Italian candidate for the Oscar in 1995.


Pane e stelle (16mm, 1992), Aldilà del mare (35mm, 1994), E poi... (16mm, 1994), Open House (1995).


& Credits

Director and screenplay: Nina Mimica.
Director of photography: Pino Mottola.
Editor: Luciana Pandolfelli.
Sound: Lello Racanelli.
Mix: Elio Gualfucci.
Production company: Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, via Tuscolana 1024, 00180 Roma, tel. +3906722941.