Barefoot

CZECH R | 2017 | 111 min |


˝Barefoot (is a) beautiful piece of nostalgia shot entirely from a little boy’s perspective, one that never makes a misstep.˝ ~Deborah Young, film critic, Hollywood Reporter

Set in Czechoslovakia during the Nazi occupation, a young boy named Eda opens up a world of trouble when he inadvertently reveals that his father has been listening to resistance broadcasts from London.

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As a result, the Nazi requisition their apartment, and they are forced into exile in the countryside. Shot from the perspective of the 8-year-old boy, Eda finds his own adventures and discovers a new crop of friends during the extraordinary times. Along the way, Eda’s innocent perspective of the world contrasts with the shadow of World War II weighing heavily upon the country.

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Director: Jan Svěrák
Cast: Ondřej Vetchý, Tereza Voříšková, Jan Tříska, O. Kaiser


DETAILS

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with star Tereza Voříšková!

Czech That Film is the sixth edition of the annual Czech film festival held throughout the United States and Canada.

With a range of screenings and discussion with cast and crew, this festival showcases the best and most recent Czech films. The four-month-long festival keeps growing every year and it is the largest Czech cultural event in North America.


PRICING

General Admission: $14
Bronze Members, Seniors, and Students: $11
Silver Members: $10
Gold Members: FREE

Prices include taxes. Membership free event not applicable.



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