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By a Sharp Knife (2019)

Ostrým nozom (original title)
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Ludovít has lost his son to a ruthless neo-nazi attack. But, due to a failing in the Slovak legislation, the attackers are soon released and Ludovít is faced with an absurd instance of ... See full summary »

Director:

Teodor Kuhn

Writers:

Teodor Kuhn (screenplay), Jakub Medvecký (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Roman Luknár ... Ludovít Benko
Ela Lehotská Ela Lehotská ... Zuzana Benková
David Hartl ... David Benko
Ela Stefunková Ela Stefunková ... Janka Benková (as Ela Stafunková)
Marian Mitas ... Operative Policeman
Jana Olhová ... Prosecutor
Tána Radeva Tána Radeva ... Judge Tibenská
Miroslav Krobot ... Policeman Pavúr
Sáva Popovic Sáva Popovic ... Mafia Boss
Moloch Vlavo Moloch Vlavo ... Robert Rasko
Roman Grigely Roman Grigely ... Denis Sukup (as Momo)
Patrik Herda Patrik Herda ... Alexander Sadovský
Alexander Selimi Alexander Selimi ... Patrik Miskin
Jana Valocká Jana Valocká ... Advocate
Ivana Kubacková Ivana Kubacková ... State Secretary's Aide
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Ludovít has lost his son to a ruthless neo-nazi attack. But, due to a failing in the Slovak legislation, the attackers are soon released and Ludovít is faced with an absurd instance of injustice. He struggles with the apathetic police force, the opportunistic judge, but also with the fact that he was never really close to his own son. The more he blames himself for his son's death, the more his relationship with his wife Zuzana and younger daughter Janka falls apart, and the more he tries to influence the investigation.

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Country:

Slovakia

Language:

Slovak

Release Date:

21 February 2019 (Slovakia) See more »

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Budget:

EUR500,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$252,098
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