Romania / 1984 / 98’ / color / cinemascope / Historical movie / AG
Directed by: Mircea Drăgan
Screnplay: Ioana Postelnicu, Mircea Drăgan, adaptation of the novel with the same title by Ioana Postelnicu
With: Silviu Stănculescu, Ioana Drăgan, Emanoil Petruţ, Cezara Dafinescu, Karoly Sinka, Ion Pascu, Vasile Boghiţă, Florina Luican, Ştefan Velniciuc, Nae Gh. Mazilu
Produced by: Film House 5
Selling his fellow villagers to the imperial authorities, Branga (Silviu Stănculescu) - a shepherd - becomes a magistrate and gets rich. Together with the Habsburgs, he plans the Vlashins' serfdom. But the people find out about all this and take their revenge by setting the houses of the authorities - including the mayor - on fire.
The film premiered in Romania May 21st, 1984 and it is a sequel of ”The Vlashins Leave”.