World Cinema


  • Description
  • A drama with elements of a psychological

    thriller, this is a film about the basic

    human attitudes and emotions of its main

    characters: Stefan, a seasonal worker,

    Joze, the village codger, and two sisters,

    young Anica and her older sister Marta.

    The story unwinds in a remote Slovene

    village in the early '70s. The relations of

    characters with the Catholic environment

    in which they live do not satisfy their

    needs. In their longing for Good they are

    forced to confront Evil. ..


    THE RIFT is Igor Smid's feature film debut.

    Print Source:

    Slovenian Film Fund

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