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Ecaterina, an attractive Religion teacher and wife of the town priest, gets involved with Iuliu, an audacious 16-year-old pupil of hers. He starts confessing to the priest.


  • Production countries: Romania, Germany, Serbia
  • Produced by deFilm in co-production with 42Film and EED Productions
  • With the support of: THE ROMANIAN FILM CENTER | MITTELDEUTSCHE MEDIENFÖRDERUNG (MDM) | FILM CENTER SERBIA | THE CREATIVE EUROPE MEDIA PROGRAMME OF THE EUROPEAN UNION
  • Running time: 125 min
  • Genre: Drama
  • Shooting format: Digital / Color
  • Screen ratio: 1:2.35
  • Framerate: 24
  • Original language: Romanian
  • Shooting completed in: September 2020
  • To be released in: 2021
  • Cast: MĂLINA MANOVICI | SERGIU SMEREA | ALEXANDRU PAPADOPOL | VOICU DUMITRAȘ | RICHARD BOVNOCZKI | ANA MARIA MOLDOVAN | OANA ȘTEFĂNESCU | MARIAN RÂLEA | GABRIEL SPAHIU | IOANA ABUR | ILINCA HĂRNUȚ | CODRINA PĂTRU | ILINCA NEACȘU | TIBERIU ENACHE | TAVI COSTIN | KOSTAS MINCU | GABI ANTON
  • Writer and Director: OCTAV CHELARU
  • Producer: RADU STANCU
  • Co-producers: EIKE GORECZKA, CHRISTOPH KUKULA, MAJA POPOVIC, VLADIMIR VASILJEVIC
  • Executive producer: LIVIA RĂDULESCU
  • Production coordinator: OANA BARDAN
  • Director of Photography: BARBU BĂLĂȘOIU
  • Editor: DRAGOȘ APETRI
  • Original score: MARTIN KOHLSTEDT
  • Production Design: IULIA FULICEA
  • Sound recording: JOHANNES DOBERENZ
  • Sound design: SEBASTIAN SCHMIDT
  • Costumes: MILICA KOLARIĆ
  • Make-up: TATJANA VIDANOVIĆ
  • Cinelink Co-Production Market 2018 | Sarajevo IFF
  • Midpoint Feature Lunch 2018 | Trieste IFF, Belgrade, Karlovy Vary IFF
  • Less is More 2018
  • LAGFF International Project Discovery Forum 2018 | Los Angeles
  • Villa Kult Residency 2017 | Berlinale
  • Transylvania Pitch Stop 2017 | TIFF
  • Pustnik Screenwriter’s Residency 2017

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