Kira Muratova Retrospective
Drama – USSR, 1987, 109' – V.O.: Russian – Subtitles: Portuguese, English
- Director: Kira Muratova
- Writer: Kira Muratova
- Photography: Valeri Myulgaut
- With: Natalya Leble, Yuri Shlykov, Vladimir Karasyov
A rich woman sits in prison awaiting trial for murdering her lover. She repeatedly tells her lawyer that she acted in self-defence. Meanwhile, a letter she wrote to her lover appears and everything changes. The film is based on the W. Somerset Maugham short story The Letter, published in 1926.