Czech That Film: DESERTER
April 05 only
Set in the 1940‘s following the end of World War II, this is the second film in Czech director Jan Hrebejk’s (Divided We Fall, Beauty in Trouble, Kawasaki’s Rose) “Garden Store Trilogy.” The owner of an exclusive hair salon in the center of Prague that used to employ most of his family returns home after Nazi imprisonment. The salon was his dearest fulfillment in life, but the war changed everything and everyone. A tragicomic drama of harshly tested love between husbands and wives, brothers and sisters, parents and children.
Directed by Jan Hřebejk. Starring Jiří Macháček, Gabriela Míčová, and Aňa Geislerová. 113 min. English subtitles.
Presented as part of the 8th annual Czech That Film festival, showcasing the best of new Czech Cinema!
NOTE FILMS START RIGHT AT THE LISTED SHOWTIME. Roxie Theater trailers play during the 30 minutes prior to showtime.
FREE OR DISCOUNTED FOR MEMBERS