The Ballad of Piargy
FEATURE | SLOVAKIA | 1 HOUR 45 MINUTES
A story of a young woman, Juliši, who marries the son of the richest landowner in the village, but does not resist her father-in-law’s violent seduction and inadvertently finds herself in the middle of a rough love triangle. The ballad of Piargy is a symbol of modern Sodom and Gomorrah, a mirror of the distorted morals of the society. At the same time, it is a naturalistic metaphor for the subordinate position of women in the patriarchal society.
DIRECTOR: Ivo Trajkov
PRODUCER: Silvia Panáková
WRITER: Ivo Trajkov, Jana Skořepová
CAST: Judit Bardos, Attila Mokos