Change of Fate Kira Muratova

Kira Muratova Retrospective

Drama – USSR, 1987, 109' – V.O.: Russian – Subtitles: Portuguese, English

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.