Set during a recent European revolution, when the students have just begun to rise, the film focuses on the unusual relationship between Dr. Pavenic and his housekeeper, Ana. In the midst of a night alive with the rattle of gunfire and burning buildings, the doctor tells the story of his obsession for his enigmatic housekeeper, to a dinner table of his guests. His shocking honesty eventually prompts each guest in turn, to disclose some inner corner of his own life.
Director: Nicolas Roeg.
Stars: Sonia Braga, Michael Gambon, Patrick Malahide, Nickolas Grace, Ion Caramitru, Sevilla Delofski, Ravil Isyanov, Matt Terdre, John Shrapnel, Karl Tessler, Lisa Orgolini, Niall Refoy, Andrew Tiernan, Rade Serbedzija.