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IDAPoland 1962. ANNA is a beautiful eighteen-year-old woman, preparing to become a nun at the convent where she has lived since orphaned as a child. She learns she has a living relative she must visit before taking her vows, her mother’s sister WANDA. Together, the two women embark on a voyage of discovery of each other and their past.
THE THREE BROTHERSThe musical film The Three Brothers (Czech: Tři bratři) is the second feature film for children from director and producer Jan Svěrák, following Kooky in 2010. “While raising funds for the production we were frequently asked why we chose a fairy tale,” Jan Svěrák says. “The answer is simple. We wanted to give the classic Czech fairy tale back the self-confidence that it has…
FORGIVENESS OF BLOODNik is an energetic 17-year-old in his last year of high school in Northern Albania. He is embarking on his first romance with a girl in his class and plans to open his own internet café after graduation. His sister, Rudina, is a bright, mature fifteen-year-old who aspires to go to college. When a local land dispute results in their father Mark being accused of murder…
KOOKYHighly inventive and visually rich the film uses live action and puppet characters. When asthmatic, six-year-old Ondra is forced to throw away his scruffy, sawdust-stuffed old teddy bear named KOOKY, he prays for the safe return of his furry friend. Soon afterwards, way across town, Kooky is about to be crushed in a rubbish dump when he suddenly comes to life.