Vila Inocent

Vila Inocent

1996 / Czech Republic / 29min

A film portrait of a woman embodying “inhuman“ will: “I was very brave, I would fall down a tree or a branch would break under my weight and I would fall down along with it...“ says the protagonist of the film whose authors, by means of memories, thoughts and unexpected situations, have filmed a contemplation about the life of an aging woman who did not give in to political, social or family pressure and kept her inner freedom. Filth, disorder, living very close to animals and moments considered shocking in the point of view of common social norms; in the life of the film protagonist, however, they only seem natural and accentuate the everydayness, in this sense even innocence with which Mrs Marta lived her life on the verge of the “human“ and the “inhuman“. In this sense, among other things, the film can become an inspiration for all those living their clean and orderly lives without the “inhuman“ longings and deeds.

Details

  • Original title
    Vila Inocent
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Vladan Vála
  • Editing
    Jan Gogola ml., Jan Bradáč
  • Music
  • Sound
    Jáchym Dusbaba
  • Duration
    29 min
  • Year
    1996
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
  • Audio Tracks
    CZE
  • Subtitles
    NONE
  • Production
    FAMU
    Smetanovo nábřeží 2
    11000 Praha 1
    Czech Republic
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
  • Awards

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