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Romance pro kridlovku (1967)

A lyrical story about first love, death and disappointment, based on a poem of the same title.

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Otakar Vávra
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jaromír Hanzlík ... student Vojta
Zuzana Cigánová Zuzana Cigánová ... Terina
Janusz Strachocki ... Dedecek
Stefan Kvietik ... Viktor
Miriam Kantorková Miriam Kantorková ... Tonka
Július Vasek Július Vasek ... Vojta - padesátiletý
Jaroslav Rozsíval Jaroslav Rozsíval ... Vojtuv otec
Vera Crháková Vera Crháková ... Terinina matka
Marie Stampachová Marie Stampachová ... Vojtova teta
Jirí Stancl Jirí Stancl ... Terinin otec
Václav Svec Václav Svec ... Hrobník
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jaroslav Heyduk Jaroslav Heyduk ... Pohrební agent
Jaroslav Kladrubsky Jaroslav Kladrubsky ... Vesnican (as Jaroslav Kladrubský)
Emanuel Kovarík ... Vesnican
Vladimir Linka Vladimir Linka ... Vesnican (as Vladimír Linka)
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A lyrical story about first love, death and disappointment, based on a poem of the same title.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

3 March 1967 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

A kürt románca See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmové studio Barrandov See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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a film poetry based on the written poetry
22 August 1999 | by peter-209See all my reviews

There probably are not many movies whose screenplay is written by a poet based on his own poem. Well, this is the case. Frankly, I would never expect Mr. Vavra, who is best known for his historical epic on the Husite uprising in Bohemia and for some socialist realism before and after that, to make a film like this. The movie is extremely poetic, but at the same time, the visuals are firmly grounded in reality and the buzzing of insects in the outdoors is omnipresent. The plot is simple: a student is spending a summer back in his home village, taking care of his grandfather on his deathbed while dealing with his own "growing up". The movie allegedly contains the most erotic scene in Czechoslovak cinema - when the youngster watches a woman bathing in the river.

The title translates into English as "A Romance for Fluegelhorn". Ever since I saw the film for the first time, I have liked that instrument.


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