Skupljaci Perja (Happy Gypsies) (I Even Met Happy Gypsies)
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Skupljaci Perja (Happy Gypsies) (I Even Met Happy Gypsies)
The Yugoslavian leading man Bekim Fehmiu plays a charismatic but mean-spirited gypsy, married to the submissive woman (Olivera Vuco). The gypsy couple's various escapades end up in a desperate flight from the Law. The authenticity of I Even Met Happy Gypsies is amplified by the use of genuine Gypsy melodies on the soundtrack; in addition, the film was shot in a near-extinct Gypsy language called Romany, requiring the film to carry subtitles even when released in Yugoslavia. I Even Met Happy Gypsies was the recipient of an award at the Cannes Film Festival, and was later nominated for a… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Filled with gypsy atmosphere."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews