New Years Eve on the island of Bisevo

Director:  Davor Borić

Englisht title:  New Years Eve on the island of Bisevo

2014/ Croatia/ BetalIMX/ 29’57’’/ Colour



Offshore island Bisevo is not so far away as it seems. It is in the heart of Komizans and Bišovjora living in Komiža, on the feast of St. Salvestra, Dec. 31, together with a number of visitors on Biševo to celebrate Mass, blessed the house, burned wood and a leaky old things and kolendavanje saw the old year. This documentary takes you on an island which is, according to one of its few inhabitants, always alive, and summer and winter, and takes in all the changes, keeping their tradition.



Script:  Ljiljana Šišmanović , Davor Borič; Photography: Branko Cahun , Anton Štor; Editing: Anita Jovanov; Sound: Hrvoje Hostić.


Davor Borić was born in Zagreb 3.5.1966. On Croatian television has been employed since 1996. as realizer and director. He is the author of a series of documentary reportage and several documentaries.


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