The Forgiveness of Blood
- USA / Albania / Denmark / Italy
- 1h 49min
- Directed by: Joshua Marston
- Written by: Joshua Marston, Andamion Murataj
- Cast: Tristan Halilaj, Sindi Lacej, Refet Abazi
- Language: Albanian
- UK release: 10 August 2012
Albanian student Nik becomes the target of a blood feud after his father murders a neighbour. As he is placed on house arrest, his sister Rudina must look after the family business. The tension between tradition and progress in modern Albania is expertly portrayed by strong performances from the cast.
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Reviews & features
The Forgiveness of Blood8 Aug 2012
Compelling Albanian drama from the director of Maria Full of Grace
Los Angelino filmmaker Joshua Marston repeats the success of his first film, the award-winning Maria Full of Grace, with a second compelling foreign language drama that unfolds beyond the borders of the First World. Marston’s follow-up to Maria, which…
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