Short Long Journey

  • Czech Republic
Audio Tracks

About people, not only about Jews, about the evil in us, not only about the holocaust,about the present not only about the past. In April 1945 Vojtech Gál was murdered on the way from Sachsenhausen to Schwerin. In April 2008 his son walked the same route in an attempt to find his father's grave and leave a testimony. He was accompanied by friends, film makers and fellow pilgrims. They did not understand everything they came across. They could not comprehend some of the people with whom they talked. But it never occurred to them even for a moment that they were travelling without aim and meaning. They give harsh personal witness of their journey, anticipating neither agreement nor tolerance.

German subtitles are available for download only in DVD format.



  • Original title
    Krátká dlouhá cesta
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Fedor Gál, Martin Hanzlíček
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Richard Krivda
  • Editing
    David Vojta
  • Music
    Marian Varga
  • Sound
    Peter Zubal, Václav Vondráček, Miloš Brundík
  • Duration
    82 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Production
      • Film & Sociologie
      • Pod zvonařkou 10
      • 120 00 Praha 2
      • Czech Republic
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