The prevailing pitiful economic situation affects the lives of many people. Professor Václav Junek (Frantisek Smolík) gradually realizes that his idealistic notions differ considerably from... See full summary »

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Professor Václav Junek
Zdenka Baldová ...
Anna Junková - Professor's wife
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Ing. Zdenek Junek
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MUDr. Pavla Junková
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Hanka Junková
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Jirka Junek
Ruzena Slemrová ...
Aunt Máli
Ella Nollová ...
Barca - servant
Bedrich Veverka ...
MUDr. Vladimír Rípa
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Franta Cikán - Soccer player
Ladislav Hemmer ...
Frank Pavelka - film director
Marie Glázrová ...
Marta - Zdenek's girlfriend
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Bedrich Peterka - minister
Zvonimir Rogoz ...
Bruckman - film businessman
Michel Elaguine ...
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The prevailing pitiful economic situation affects the lives of many people. Professor Václav Junek (Frantisek Smolík) gradually realizes that his idealistic notions differ considerably from the real life of his four children. The despairing father is finally persuaded of the aptness of an allegory he reads in one of his students' essays where the situation of young people is compared to that of shipwreck survivors; they are driven onto an iceberg by the wind and waves and now face an uncertain and dark sea. Written by NFA.cz

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5 February 1937 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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Ungdomens kamp  »

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