Anton Ludvik, aka Gerard, is vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia. He realizes he is watched and followed. One day, he is arrested and put into jail, in solitary confinement. Will be shown the mental tortures during the investigations and how a faithful top-ranking civil servant is made to confess to treason. Based on the true story of Czechoslovakian communist Artur London.
Costa-Gavras who gave us "Z" now gives us "The Confession"
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The film was restored in 2014 by KG Productions with the support of the CNC under the supervision of Costa-Gavras
by Éclair Group for the image and L.E. Diapason for the sound. See more
You're not the Central Committee.
We're above the Central Committee. Our task is to unmask traitors even within the Committee! We represent the power of the proletariat.
Referenced in The Crook
Written by Giovanni Fusco
, Orchestrated by Jacques Météhen See more