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34 Ratings


Directed by Mircea Daneliuc
Romania, 1988


Jacob is a gold miner who risks his life daily to support his wife, mother-in-law, and four children. Under the rule of an oppressive monarchy backed by military force, the miners often resort to stealing gold to compensate for their meager wages. Workers are subjected to strip searches and…

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Iacob Directed by Mircea Daneliuc

Awards & Festivals

European Film Awards

1988 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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