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Martin Sulik

Landscape (Krajinka)

110' - 2000 - Drama - Dialogue: Slovak
Director: Martin Sulik Composer: Vladimir Godar With: Juraj Paulen, Anton Vaculík, Vilma Cibulková, Ivan Gontko, Jana Segesova
The film takes place between 1920 and 1970. It recounts episodes from Slovakian history; tragicomic moments in the lives of a handful of villagers. At first, these stories are part of a humorous village idyll featuring characters such as doctor Roth, who saves little Ondrejko’s life by blowing cigar smoke into his lungs; Imro, a young cartographer, who, in return for an hour’s lovemaking to the watchmaker’s widow, is rewarded with a watch and a thieving vagabond, who is protected by none other than Saint Christopher. But this carefree time soon passes. Dr. Roth is arrested and deported to a concentration camp, three successive armies occupy the Kama family farm and the countryside that surrounds the village becomes a desolate wasteland. The end of the war heralds a more optimistic era … (Catalogue Film Festival, Berlin)

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Credits

Director

Martin Sulik

Composer

Vladimir Godar

With

Juraj Paulen, Anton Vaculík, Vilma Cibulková, Ivan Gontko, Jana Segesova

Scenario

Martin Sulik, Dusan Dusek

Director of Photography

Martin Strba

Editor

Dusan Milko

More information

Dialogue

Slovak

Countries of production

Czech Republic, Slovak Republic

Year

2000

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