Czech That Film: THE DEVIL’S MISTRESS
April 02 only
A Q&A with Director Filip Renč will follow the screening.
Berlin, 1934. It’s the dream of everyone involved in film making: to work at the “Hollywood of Europe,” the Babelsberg Film Studios outside of Berlin. Though already well-known in her native Czechoslovakia, ambitious young Czech actress Lida Baarová has just obtained her first screen role in a major feature film. She knows she can only make a real acting career in Germany, however, she yet doesn’t know the price she will have to pay…
Directed by Filip Renč. Written by Ivan Hubač, Czech Republic, 2016, 106 min., Czech and German w/ English subtitles.