Scene from the film The Prime of Life
Scene from the film The Prime of Life
Scene from the film The Prime of Life
Scene from the film The Prime of Life
Share via
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

The Prime of Life

  • Slovakia
Audio Tracks 

A film about the urgent need to make final decisions when a man comes to a crossroad in his life. The painter Juraj, a Slovak living in Prague, is quite helpless when he, being in his thirties realizes that he had been leading a superficial life. He gradually evaluates his own situation and tries to change his life for the better.


  • Original Title
    Kristove roky
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Lubor Dohnal, Juraj Jakubisko
  • Cast
    Jiří Sýkora, Jana Stehnová [Jana Čechová], Vlado Müller, Miriam Kantorková, Mária Sýkorová, Viktor Blaho, Zdeněk Týle a i.
  • Cinematography
    Igor Luther
  • Editing
    Bedřich Voděrka
  • Music
    Wiliam Bukový
  • Sound
    Alexander Pallós
  • Runtime
    93 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Slovakia
  • Format
    • Black & White
  • Distribution
      • Slovenský filmový ústav
      • Grösslingová 32
      • 811 09 Bratislava
      • Slovakia
      • web:
      • tel: +421-2-57 10 15 01
      • e-mail: is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

Doc Alliance Members

Sign up to receive regular updates on our film program:

By signing up for the newsletter, I hereby consent to receiving commercial communications by electronic means and to all relevant personal data processing required for the purpose of sending the Doc-Air Distribution s.r.o. newsletter. I hereby confirm that I have read and familiarized myself with the Principles of Personal Data Processing and that I consent to the text therein. I also hereby acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.

Poslat svému Junioru