THE BALLAD OF PIARGY

Directed by: Ivo Trajkov

Cast: Lucia Siposová, Judit Bárdos, Jana Kvantiková, Jana Oľhová, Peter Nádasdi, Daniel Fischer, Marián Geišberg, Matej Struhár, Milos Kusenda, Lucia Klein Svoboda

Screenplay: Ivo Trajkov

2022 | Slovakia

FILM SYNOPSIS

It’s spring 1939. The bishop in Banska Bystrica finds out that in the village of Piargy, that was buried by an avalanche a few days ago, the Antichrist was born. The bishop calls on priest Balaz and asks him to investigate the statements of Johanka, the only survivor of the catastrophe. Balaz wants to know what exactly happened in Piargy.

Languages: Slovakian

Sold territories: North Macedonia

Subtitles available: English | French | Spanish

Topics: Religion | Sexism