Screening in the presence of actress Iva Janžurová
The Lady Terrorist
Dir.: Radek Bajgar
| 95 minutes
Marie, a retired teacher, is trying to enjoy her peaceful country life. But when the local pub owner refused her pleads to turn down the loud music, Marie decided to take her revenge…. A witty and goodhearted comedy.
Two Jewish youngsters jump off of a train heading for the camps and escape into the forest. They are caught by local peasants after trying to steal a loaf of bread, and are put through a mock execution.
Prof. Rypar is a somewhat conservative pensioner who does not quite get along with the new times. When he finds a Vietnamese boy on the roof of his house, threatening to jump, he decides to let Song into his home.
A professional musician and his fiancée visit old friends in a provincial town. They eat, drink, play music and reminisce. Passer’s second and last feature in his native country is a gentle comedy about the pleasures of everyday life.
Mara steals a car and takes his best friend Hedus on a road trip. Until the police put their hands on them and try to understand why the two youngsters are alone and who their caregivers are, the two will collect numerous adventures.
Sekal, an outcast, takes his revenge on his fellow villagers by collaborating with the Nazis. When a partisan arrives in the town, the townspeople promise to protect him if he kills Sekal. In a style reminiscent of the American Western, Michalek leads us to the tragic end.