Directed by Milos Radivojevic, 1978.
Cast: Aleksandar Bercek, Neda Arneric, Milena Dravic, Ljuba Tadic and others.
A young man can see hypocrites all around and he finds that he himself is one of them: as a journalist, as a married man, as a friend. As a result of his bad conscience he suffers from herpes on his sexual organ. This motive appears in the novel “Pink Archipelagoe” but it is a global metaphore here. Hence the title “Failure”.
The film “Failure” was one of the top ten after the world film review. Among the other films on the list there were Apocalipse Now (Coppola), Prova d'orchestra (Fellini), Die Blechtrommel (Schlondorff), The Deer Hunter (Cimino), Autumn Sonata (Bergman)...