Zelary

Date: 
Sunday, 2 December, 2018 - 19:00
Genre: 
film
Type: 
drama
Tickets: 
free entry

Zelary [Želary] Czech Rep/Slovak Rep., 2003, romance, drama, 102 min, VO, English subtitles

Director: Ondřej Trojan, Producer: Petr Ostrouchov, Screenplay: Petr Jarchovský, Cast: Aňa Geislerová, György Cserhalmi, Ivan Trojan, Jaroslava Adamová, Zita Kabátová, Svatopluk Beneš, Miroslav Donutil, Jaroslav Dušek, Jan Tříska, Michal Hofbauer, Jan Hrušínský, Anna Věrtelářová, František Velecký, Viera Pavlíková, Iva Bittová, Tomáš Žatečka, Juraj Hrčka, Ondrej Kovaľ, Igor Latta, Lubomír Mindoš, Marián Filadelfi,.

Two lovers -- a nurse named Eliska (Anna Geislerová) and a surgeon, Richard (Ivan Trojan) -- join the resistance in Czechoslovakia during World War II. When they are discovered, the couple must separate and hide. Joza (György Cserhalmi), one of Eliska's patients, agrees to take her to an isolated cabin in the small mountain village of Zelary until she can reunite with Richard. But Eliska and Joza end up living together for two years and take on the persona of husband and wife.

Cycle: Czech Republic: 100 years of the Republic in cinematography

Partners: 
Czech Centre in Brussels, Czech Film Centre, Czech Embassy in Luxembourg