Romania / 1978 / 95’ / color / Crime movie, Social movie / AG
Directed by: Mircea Daneliuc
Screenplay: Beni Meirovici, Mircea Daneliuc
With: Ştefan Iordache, Ioana Crăciunescu, Costel Constantin, Mircea Albulescu, Paul Lavric, Mircea Daneliuc, Elena Bog, Constantin Dinulescu, Jorj Voicu, Aristide Teică
Produced by: Film House 1
In Romania of year 1939, Matei Olaru, a journalist, witnesses a young underground militant having communist ideals being arrested. When the woman manages to escape, the police contact Olaru and send him on the lookout for her. Infiltrating the communist circles, the journalist will adopt their principles and this will finally cost him his life.
The film premiered in Romania March 6th, 1978. It received ACIN Awards Best Director, Best Actor (Ștefan Iordache), Best Production Design, Best Editing and Diploma of Honour (Ioana Crăciunescu), in 1978.