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Screenwriter Sverak's memories of his childhood are the basis for this child's eye view of the mysteries surrounding the adult world. In 1945, 10-year-old Eda (Jakoubek) is living in a village outside Prague. His school class is so wild that the teacher quits and is replaced by the strict Igor Hnizdo (Triska), who turns out to have a weakness for young women. Czech with subtitles.

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Available on Running time 100 minutes. Originally from Czech.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Comedy Drama, Childhood Visions, School Daze, Dedicated Teachers, Elementary School/Junior High
Screenplay
Zdenek Sverak
Cast
Jan Triska, Vaclav Jakoubek, Zdenek Sverak, Radoslav Budas, Libuse Safrankova, Rudolf Hrusinsky, Petr Cepek
Cinematography
F.A. Brabec
Director
Jan Sverak

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