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Everyone knows about the finality of human existence but the realization of life’s actual limits Read More »
A true story of a Jewish boy Martin,talented soccer player,has to make a risky lifetime decisions in order to survive in WWII. Read More »
Soul at Peace AKA Pokoj v dusi (2009) Vladimír Balko, Jaromír Hanzlík, Helena Krajciová, Jevgenij Libeznuk
Tono, an ex-convict, returns home after spending five years in prison for stealing lumber. Read More »
A poetic story about love and happiness between doc and fiction. Read More »
Vsetko co mam rad AKA Everything I Like (1993) Martin Sulík, Juraj Nvota, Gina Bellman, Zdena Studenková
At 38, Thomas is at a crossroads in his life. His parents are nonstop guilt-inducers Read More »
It is the story of Jiri and Jan, two Czech soldiers, battling alongside the allied forces against the Germans Read More »
An Ambiguous Report About the End of the World (1997) Juraj Jakubisko, Deana Horváthová, Milan Bahúl, Joachim Kemmer
Set over a two-decade period in a tiny Central European village, this drama not only chronicles a couple’s tragic star-crossed love Read More »
A small crew of filmmakers are working on a television show, specializing in the paranormal, when they get word that a strange man is having problems with spirits inside his home. Read More »
Dakujem, dobre / Fine, Thanks (2013) Mátyás Prikler, Attila Mokos, Miroslav Krobot, Béla Várady, Drama
Fine, Thanks is a feature-length film consisting of a prologue, three main stories, and an epilogue. The stories take place during the current financial crisis that affects the intimate lives of the characters and reveals a harsh picture of their twisted relations.
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Já, Olga Hepnarová / I, Olga Hepnarová (2016) Petr Kazda, Tomás Weinreb, Michalina Olszanska, Martin Pechlát, Klára Melísková, Marika Soposká, Crime, Drama
My verdict is: I, Olga Hepnarová, the victim of your bestiality, sentence you to death penalty. Those were famous words of 22-year-old mass murder Olga Hepnarová, who in 1973 drove a truck into a group of innocent people in Prague.
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König der Diebe / King of Thieves (2004) Ivan Fíla, Lazar Ristovski, Iakov Kultiasov, Katharina Thalbach, Drama
Two amateur circus kids from a poor Ukrainian village, ten-year-old Barbu and his older sister Mimma, are sold to a circus artist called Caruso who promises them a career in the West. Caruso smuggles them to Berlin and separates them from each other. Mimma is sold to prostitution, while Barbu is taught to snatch purses together with an older Albanian boy Marcel. Barbu finds out about Mimma’s fate and decides to free her from the brothel.
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