The Confidante / EšteBák / Konfident [in English]

The Confidante / EšteBák / Konfident
by Juraj Nvota
Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland 2012,
108 min.
Language of dialogues : Slovak, Czech

A thriller about the clash between an individual and well-organized force of state security in a totalitarian country. New husband Adam decides to take a job that will secure a flat for the happy couple - but might also break them apart. Adam decides to sign a “contract with the devil” of state security, becoming a secret police agent. However, he soon finds out that he is under surveillance as well.

Festival Magazine, p. 7. 28th Warsaw Film Festival, 12-21 October 2012.

Jan Budař as Rybárik.