Bastards of Utopia
A remixable Documentary
Meet the Characters
ENCOUNTERS WITH THE RIGHT
THE FREE STORE
Food Not Bombs
Jelena and friends scavenge vegetables from the central market to make food for a neighborhood Food Not Bombs giveaway.
At Zagreb’s central market, vendors rise at dawn to set up fresh produce in their stalls.
Big Box Stores Grow Like Mushrooms
There’s been an explosion of multi-national chain stores in Zagreb throughout the last decade. With them come billboards, neon signs, and sprawling parking lots.
At Hrelic, an expansive flea market on the outskirts of the city, vendors sell second-hand goods of all kinds.
Perfectly Good Cheese
Jelena salvages food and other goods from the dumpsters at Billa, a large chain supermarket.
Born in the U.S.A.
Dado and Maple visit Hrelic market. Dado shops for records by Skid Row, Bruce Springsteen, and a Yugoslavian choir.