Directed by Milos Forman
The first feature by Milos Forman, this coming-of-age
tale about a malcontent teen in love heralded the arrival of an important
cinematic talent. Forman captures the minute details of awkward romance and
teenage rebellion with a keen eye to create a vivid portrait of youth from
the Czech New Wave. First prize winner at the Locarno Film Festival. "A
timeless comedy" (Newsweek). Czech with English subtitles.