My Sweet Little Village = Vesnicko Ma Strediskova

Czechoslovakia, 1985

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My Sweet Little Village examines with simple affection the affairs - comic, sad, quirky and downright ordinary - of a village collective farm in Czechoslovakia. The story begins and ends with a marvellous comic pair - truckie’s offsider, Otek, and his long suffering workmate. There is not a solitary political utterance to be heard, but the film still manages to subtly convey the graft and corruption permeating every level of Czech society.

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Credits

director

Jiri Menzel

producer

Jan Suster

production company

Barrandov Studios

Duration

01:40:00:00

Production places
Czechoslovakia
Production dates
1985

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302785

Language

Czech

Audience classification

PG

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q1595568

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