80 minutes – Drama
Release date: February 11, 2011
Production company: Punk Films
Canadian distributor: Mongrel Media
Lina is 17 years old and lives in Toronto with her mother. For one week during the summer holidays she plans to visit her extended family in Modra, a small town in Slovakia. When Lina is dumped by her boyfriend she invites Leco instead, a cute boy from school. Not long after arriving in Modra, Lina and Leco discover they have little in common. To make matters worse, Lina’s family mistakenly assumes that a romance is afoot, setting off a chain reaction which leads to an explosion of repressed desire and confusion.
Watch Ingrid Veninger talk about Modra her first feature film as sole writer/producer/director.
The cast is listed in order of appearance.
Samuel Imrich Dugovic
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