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Repentance

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Original title
Monanieba (Repentance)
Year
Running time
153 min.
Country
Soviet Union  (USSR) Soviet Union (USSR)
Director
Screenwriter
Tengiz Abuladze, Nana Janelidze, Rezo Kveselava
Music
Nana Janelidze
Cinematography
Mikhail Agranovich
Cast
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Producer
Qartuli Telepilmi / Sovexportfilm / Qartuli Pilmi
Genre
Drama
Synopsis / Plot
The day after the fumeral of Varlam Aravidze, the mayor of a small Georgian town, his corpse turns up in his son's garden and is secretly reburied. But the corpse keeps returning, and the police eventually capture a local woman accusing her of digging it up. She says that Varlam should never be laid to rest, as when he was alive he was responsible for a Stalin-like reign of terror that led to the disappearance of many of her friends...
Awards
1987: Golden Globes: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
1987: Cannes: Winner of the Grand Prix Award, Prize of the Ecumenical Jury, FIPRESCI Award
1987: Chicago International Film Festival: Silver Hugo - Best Actor (Avtandil Makharadze)
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