Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts

“GAG” Film Discussion Club at the Białystok Cultural Centre has the pleasure of inviting you to the film:

Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts

May 21st | Forum Cinema | 6:30 PM | tickets: 11 PLN
Lecture preceding the screening and discussion afterwards: Tomasz Adamski

Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts
The countryside on the Indonesian island Sumba is an inhospitable place – particularly for women. Marlina finds this out painfully when a gang of robbers breaks into her home demanding her virtue, and her livestock. Recovering from the initial shock, she decides not to give in without a fight.

The bare landscape is the perfect setting for this revenge Western, with a laconic yet determined Marlina in the lead role. The people she meets on her path to justice accept her mission as a matter of course, along with the fact that she carries the head of one of her tormentors around with her.

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