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Release Date: June 8th, 2001

PG-13|2 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
This dramatic story of a hero against his will is set in a small Czech town occupied by German forces during the last years of the Second World War. Josef and Marie are a childless couple who yearn for a baby; unfortunately, he is sterile. One day they meet David, a young Jewish man and former neighbor recently escaped from a concentration camp, to whom they give refuge in their home.

Cast: Boleslav Polivka, Csongor Kassai, Jaroslav Dusek, Anna Siskova, Jiri Pecha, Martin Huba, Simona Stasová, Vladimir Marek

Director: Jan Hrebejk

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributors: Sony Pictures Classics

Keywords: Marriage, Suspenseful, Playful, 1940s, Wife, Forbidden love, Deception, Husband, Sacrifice, House, Escape, Son, Friend

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Nominated Foreign Language Film