The Promise

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-4 Seasons, 5 Tastes of Life-

duration 75 min and 52 min


In a remote village in the north of Serbia something unexpected has happened. All of a sudden, a French family have moved to a poor place deserted by the young.

They believe they have found a promised land for growing grapes and winemaking. But they have found only old people in the village, distrusting people with old habits.

A new challenge awaited them back home in France – how to persuade sommeliers that superior wine can be made in an unkown and problematic region? Can they awake hope and breathe a new life into the old village?

A promise is born…


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[img src=]1100TO GO WITH AFP STORY by JOVAN MATIC - A French couple, looking for the perfect place to produce "great wines", settled in eastern Serbia, village Rogljevo on September 7, 2009, a region meeting, according them, all the criteria required for this project. Cyril Bongiraud (tastes wine) and Estelle Germain, originating in Burgundy (central-eastern France), had wanted to "change of air" and to engage in "something new". By chance they found Serbia five years ago. AFP PHOTO / ANDREJ ISAKOVIC
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director: Zeljko Mirkovic

Producers: Dusan  Gajic , Zeljko Mirkovic

Optimistic Film &SEE



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