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Industrial Elegy  //  Industriální elegie (Orig.)

DIR: Daniela Gébová
2006 / Czech Republic / 70 min

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A curious and quaint medley of beauty and ugliness, wisdom and stupidity, joy and sadness, filth and colourfulness. The curious place, where time has draw still. A story of the lost mining settlements in the Northern Moravia and their bizarre inhabitants. Duing the 18th and 19th centuries, they migrated to this area from all corners of Europe to get jobs. Now the settlements are like a god-forsaken open-air museum of old industrial architecture and human qualities. The absurd situations of everyday life raise both tears and smiles.

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Director Daniela Gébová
Screenplay Daniela Gébová
Dir. of Photography Miroslav Janek
Editing Katarína Geyerová, Tonička Janková
Music
Sound Jiří Klenka, Jiří Melcher, Michael Míček
Duration 70 min
Year 2006
Country Czech Republic
Colour
Tags energy resources, industry, memory, social issues
Production Česká televize
Česká televize
Address:  Kavčí hory
City:  140 70 Praha 4
Country:  Czech Republic
Web:  www.ceskatelevize.cz
E-mail:  ,
Phone:  261137106
Fax:  261216628

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