Open aggression in Croatia in the autumn of 1991 sparked an impulse response from musicians like never before – from fiddlers and tambura players, to pop singers, to dance musicians, to rockers and punkers. Only in the first few, the most intense months of the war, several hundred new songs were recorded. Many of them have not survived the war, and the story is still unfinished and untold.
Miroslav Sikavica is a director and screenwriter. He studied film and TV directing at Academy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb. He has directed several short documentaries, and his feature documentary <Oblak>(<The Cloud>, 2011), won the best film award at Liburnia Film Festival. <Louder than Guns>is his second feature-length documentary.