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.
Modra is Ingrid Veninger’s first feature film as sole writer/producer/director. The cast is listed in order of appearance.
Hallie Switzer Hugh Mater Alexander Gammal Cyril Dugovic Elena Dugoviova Marta Dugoviova Branislav Dugovic Eva Mikytova Katka Pavlikova Jan Dugovic Lukas Pisecky Mathieu Chesneau Imrich Haluza Jozef Mikyta Zuzana Mikytova David Pesenti Daniel Horak Jozefina Ochabova Viliam Mikyta Martin Dugovic Marek Holec Michal Hlubovic Laura Slavikova Veronika Golierova Stanislav Dugovi Valentin Mikyta Imrich Dugovic Samuel Imrich Dugovic
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