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The Waiting Room

Directed by Igor Drljaca
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Canada | 92 minutes | North American Premiere
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Once a celebrated actor in pre-war Yugoslavia, a Sarajevo-born immigrant struggles to find work in his new life in Toronto, in the second feature from Toronto-based director Igor Drljaca (Krivina).

Intro and Q&A with director Igor Drljaca on June 3 at 7:00pm! Once a celebrated actor in pre-war Yugoslavia, a Sarajevo-born immigrant struggles to find work in his new life in Toronto, in the second feature from Igor Drljaca (Krivina). Struggling to make ends meet as he constantly auditions for mostly demeaning roles, Jasmin (Jasmin Geljo) becomes increasingly alienated from both his family and society at large. When he is offered a part in an art installation about a family's vacation trip during the Bosnian War, the role triggers his own wartime memories, and leads him to unsettling questions about what lies ahead.