The place is Czechoslovakia, the year 1989. When she enters an abortion clinic, a lost, troubled young girl realizes that she has forgotten to bring socks, without which her gynecologist and nurses will not perform the procedure.
A psychological drama about the implementation of the Nazis’ Nuremberg Laws, which has a major impact on a town in eastern Slovakia. Local Jews are forced to depart for concentration camps, and their possessions are confiscated.
This study, full of black humour, was made by a Łódź Film School student and presents a documentary portrait of a Slovak village – a dying world revived largely by funerals.
The film addresses a personal crisis filmmaker went through, sparked by the sudden death of his mother. It portrays his girlfriend's effort to rebuild and re-find the bond of love in the time of his despair.
Documentary film about apprentice youth about to enter real life.
A traditional Advent mass filmed in a church in the historical town of Spisska Sobota (Northern Slovakia), featuring authentic liturgical texts and chants.
A documentary féerie about the "invasion" of foreigners into our homeland Czechoslovakia and the associated problems.
Documentary portrait of the life of circus artists during their winter break.
Suggestive portraits of old people from the Liptov and Orava regions who are able to enjoy their individual freedom even in the times of civilisational chaos and insecurity.
A psychological study of a nurse who chooses solitude as an escape from the duplicity and emotional barrenness of the men around her.
A tragicomedy about a bachelor, emotionally presenting the life of people living on the periphery of society.
A lyrical tragicomedy about a village postman Jakub and Jolanka, a Roma girl.
A psychological drama of the illness of an individual and the illness of the society. A film immediately banned after its premiere in 1969 for its apparent naturalism.
A documentary about the kitchen and chefs in the new Hotel International in Brno.
Documentary in a mosaic-like way traces the way of the original Roma music transport to the next generation or also how it ceases to exist under the influence of social changes.
Only a moment ago, 19-year-old medical student Ludmilla Cervanova had smiled into the camera. Her body was found in a river in a small Slovak town in 1976. Seven men were responsible for the horrifying rape and death of the girl. Fortunately, the perpetrators were apprehended and condemned. But though Ludmilla was drowned alive, oddly enough no signs of violence could be found on the body...
A documentary concerning relations between citizens and authorities and different forms of violation of human rights in Czechoslovakia in years 1945-1989.
Kremnica was a town producing gold for many European capitals in medieval times and was never conquered. Until some 10 years ago, mining seemed to be only a tradition. But the remaining gold, extractable only via environmentally brutal ways, has attracted new invaders...
The State Capture gives a complex insight into the gap in political reality of Slovakia - one of the EU countries - which became visible after an investigative journalists Ján Kuciak and his fiancée has been brutally murdered at their home...
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