Repentance (1984)

Director
Tengiz Abuladze

Main cast
Avtandil Makharadze; Iya Ninidze; Zeinab Botsvadze; Ketevan Abuladze; Edisher Giorgobiani

Genres
Drama

Description
The day after the funeral of Varlam Aravidze, the mayor of a small Georgian town, his corpse turns up in his son's garden. Although it is secretly reburied, the corpse keeps returning until the police capture the local woman who is responsible. This woman says that Varlam should never be laid to rest since his Stalin-like reign of terror led to the disappearance of her family and friends.


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