Romania / 1984 / 123’ / color / Historical movie / AG
Directed by: Mircea Mureșan
Screnplay: Titus Popovici
With: Ovidiu Iuliu Moldovan, Şerban Ionescu, Dan Săndulescu, Radu Beligan, Mircea Albulescu, Eniko Szilagy, Ion Besoiu, Petre Gheorghiu, Alexandru Repan, Mircea Diaconu
Produced by: Film House 4
A social fresco of Transylvania by the end of the XVIIIth century, the film presents the peasant rebellion lead by Horea (Ovidiu Iuliu Moldovan), Cloşca (Şerban Ionescu) and Crişan (Dan Săndulescu), starting with the causes that generated it and ending with its being suppressed in a bloodshed.
The film premiered in Romania November 2nd, 1984. It won Grand Prize, Best Screenplay Prize (Titus Popovici), Best Actor Prize (Ovidiu Iuliu Moldovan, Radu Belgan), Best Production Design Prize (Marcel Bogos), Best Music Prize (Tiberiu Olah) at the ACIN Awards in 1984.