About

In the aftermath of World War II, a former Czech soldier takes charge of a manor formerly owned by a German family. He falls in love with the daughter, who is now a maid, and is forced to confront the stress between his love and his conscience when he discovers her sheltering her German-soldier brother.

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Directed by

František Vláčil

Written by

František Vláčil (Writer)
Vladimír Körner (Writer)

Runtime

99 minutes

Country

Czech Republic

Language

Czech

Cast

Keywords

military forest czechoslovakia post war old mansion comeback choral music german occupation locomotive demographic movements inscribed cross minefields