Balanta (The Oak) (1992)

Balanta (The Oak)


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Lucian Pintilie wrote this dramatic tale of a woman who travels through Romania on a journey to bury her father's ashes, while the countryside lapses into chaos during the final days of the Ceausescu regime.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Comedy
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Written By: Lucian Pintilie, Ion Baiesu
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On DVD: Aug 10, 1994



as Village mayor

as Country Priest

as Priest's Wife

as Prosecutor

as Nela's Father

as Nela's mother

as The Priest on the Tr...

as Mitica's Assistant

as Nela's sister
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