Production companiesJadran Film Duration CountrySFR Yugoslavia
WriterIvo Bresan, Krsto Papic, Zoran Tadic, Alexander Grin Release date26 October 1976 (1976-10-26) CastIvica Vidović (Ivan Gajski), Mirjana Majurec (Sonja Bošković), Relja Basic (Izbavitelj / Gradonačelnik), Fabijan Sovagovic (Profesor Martin Bošković), Ilija Ivezić (Šef policije), Branko Špoljar (Rupčić) Similar moviesKingsman: The Secret Service, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Goldfinger, The Shining, Dr. No, The Fault in Our Stars
The Rat Saviour (Croatian: Izbavitelj) is a 1976 Croatian fantastic horror film directed by Krsto Papić. It was released in 1976, but won Best Film at the 1982 Fantasporto. The film was selected as the Yugoslav entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 49th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.
In 1999, a poll of Croatian film critics found it to be one of the best Croatian films ever made.
Izbavitelj the rat savior 1976 branislav zivkovic
A man uncovers a race of intelligent rats who can appear as human. He is captured and taken to the rat people’s leader (the "savior" of the movie's title). He escapes, but then wonders who among his fellow humans is a rat person in disguise.