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
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The Prime of Life

  • Slovakia
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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.
  • DOP
    Igor Luther
  • Editing
    Bedřich Voděrka
  • Music
    Wiliam Bukový
  • Sound
    Alexander Pallós
  • Duration
    93 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Slovakia
  • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Distribution
      • Slovenský filmový ústav
      • Grösslingová 32
      • 811 09 Bratislava
      • Slovakia
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      • tel: +421-2-57 10 15 01
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