The Interpreter / Tlmocnik

The Interpreter / Tlmocnik


Haifa International Film Festival

Director : Martin Sulík / 113 min / Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria 

80-year-old Ali Ungar comes across a book by a former paramilitary officer describing his wartime activities in Slovakia. Ali realizes that his parents were executed by this officer. He sets out to take revenge but finds instead his 70-year-old son, Georg, a retired teacher. The two old men, in everything opposite, embark on a journey to meet surviving witnesses of the wartime tragedy.

Director Martin Sulík
Screenplay Marek Lescák, Martin Sulík
Producer Rudolf Biermann, Martin Sulík, Bruno Wagner
DoP Martin Strba Editor Olga Kaufmanová
Music Vladimír Godár
Sound Design David Titera

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