TeÅ¾ina lanaca: A Controversial Documentary Series by Boris Malagurski
TeÅ¾ina lanaca (The Weight of Chains) is a documentary series by Serbian-Canadian filmmaker Boris Malagurski that explores the role of Western powers in the breakup of Yugoslavia and the subsequent wars and conflicts in the region. The series consists of three parts: TeÅ¾ina lanaca (2010), TeÅ¾ina lanaca 2 (2014), and TeÅ¾ina lanaca 3 (2019).
The first part of the series focuses on the economic, political, and media aspects of the Yugoslav wars, as well as the involvement of NATO, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), and various multinational corporations. The second part examines the consequences of the wars on the Balkan countries, such as poverty, corruption, environmental degradation, human rights violations, and organ trafficking. The third part analyzes the current geopolitical situation in the Balkans, especially the role of NATO and the European Union in Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia.
The series has been praised by some critics and viewers for its investigative journalism, alternative perspective, and historical accuracy. However, it has also been criticized by others for its bias, propaganda, conspiracy theories, and factual errors. The series has been banned or censored in some countries, such as Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, and Canada.
The series is available online for free on various platforms, such as YouTube, Vimeo, and Dailymotion. However, some users may encounter difficulties in accessing or downloading the films due to geo-blocking or copyright issues. Therefore, some websites offer alternative ways to watch or download the films with subtitles in different languages.
One of the websites that offers a way to watch or download TeÅ¾ina lanaca films is Thetypingmaniac[^1^], a blog that provides links to various online sources. The blog also provides a brief summary and review of each film, as well as some background information on the filmmaker and his views. The blog claims that the films are “a must watch for anyone who wants to know the truth about Yugoslavia and its tragic fate”.
Another website that offers a way to watch or download TeÅ¾ina lanaca films is SoundCloud[^2^], a platform that allows users to upload and share audio files. One of the users, Callotheatlyp, has uploaded excerpts from the films as audiobooks, along with some commentary and analysis. The user states that the films are “an eye-opening and shocking expose of the hidden agenda behind the breakup of Yugoslavia and the wars that followed”.
A third website that offers a way to watch or download TeÅ¾ina lanaca films is Sway[^4^], a Microsoft service that allows users to create and share interactive presentations. One of the users, defiomega, has created a presentation that includes links to the films on YouTube, Vimeo, and Dailymotion, as well as some screenshots and quotes from the films. The user argues that the films are “a powerful and courageous documentary series that challenges the mainstream narrative and exposes the lies and crimes of Western imperialism in the Balkans”.