(1993, feature, 35mm, black/white, 79 min., DolbySR)
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The film is based on a short story with the same title by Adalbert Stifter, written in 1842. A German young man sets out to pay a visit to his Hungarian friend. On his journey a brand new world opens up in front of him. Nature amazes him, he sinks into it unthingkingly. His friend seems to be living happily on his lonely property, devoting all his time to working on the land. Still, there is some secret in the air, which becomes unveiled through a tragic event.