Film

A Confession to a Stranger

Release date: 1995

Format: Feature film

Genre: Drama

Director: Georges Bardawil

Writer: Georges Bardawil, Gilles Laurent

Producer: Aleksey Balabanov, Cléo Daran, Jean-Pierre Fayer, Jean-François Lepetit, Sergey Selyanov

Production: Russia, France, Italy

Production Companies: CTB Film Company, Cecchi Gori Group Tiger Cinematografica, Flach Film, Les Films du Bouloi, S.F.P.C., SFPC, Alhena Films. "Canal+", "Procirep", "Lenfilm", "Mosfilm"

Actors: Sandrine Bonnaire, William Hurt, Jerzy Radziwilowicz, Denis Sinyavskiy, Alexandr Kaydanovskiy, Marie Dubois, Marina Golovina, Olga Volkova, Grigoriy Khaustov, Svetlana Kryuchkova, Sergey Yurskiy, Larisa Guzeeva, Svetlana Bulinenkova

Length: 92 min.

Colour: Colour

Sound: Mono

A mysterious murder of a prosperous and famous St. Petersburg dentist attracts public attention. The dentist’s widow Natalia behaves in a peculiar fashion. This beautiful woman has everything—money, lovers, and freedom. Perhaps what she lacks is a bit of excitement? A stranger suddenly appears in her life. On the surface, he doesn’t seem to need anything from Natalia but a confession. Little by little, Natalia comes to realize that nothing that has been happening to her is a coincidence. Was the death of her husband a coincidence?

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A Confession to a Stranger

A mysterious murder of a prosperous and famous St. Petersburg dentist attracts public attention. The dentist’s widow Natalia behaves in a peculiar fashion. This beautiful woman has everything—money, lovers, and freedom. Perhaps what she lacks is a bit of excitement? A stranger suddenly appears in her life. On the surface, he doesn’t seem to need anything from Natalia but a confession. Little by little, Natalia comes to realize that nothing that has been happening to her is a coincidence. Was the death of her husband a coincidence?

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