Eric and Elin meet as adults and reminisce about the summer when they met for the first time. Their parents Linda and Peter were both stuck in heavy drug abuse but for a couple of months they all lived together as a family. The parents struggle with their addiction and the children in their turn struggle not to get sucked into this dirty and violent world. This turbulent time together still defines who they are and what they became: Parents who in spite of addiction try to bond with and find love for their children and those children’s struggle to live and to survive. As the new family is torn apart Linda and Peter are forced into making the most horrible of decisions – turning away a child.
The Favourite Game 2003
1h 41min | Drama | 28 February 2003 (Canada)
At 28 years of age, poet Leo Breavman takes his memories of childhood and his female conquests as a starting point to create his work. In full identity crisis, he puts an end to his torrid liaison with Tamara in order to spend some time in New York. While writing in a coffee shop, Leo shares a glance with Shell, a graphic designer who divides her time between Montreal and New York. Not long after, the young woman leaves her husband and engages in a passionate affair with the poet.
It’s the last week of June 2009. Andrea’s parents left for a summer trip so he takes advantage of the situation to skip summer camp and make love for the first time with his girlfriend Eva. His choice triggers a series of events leading him to an on the road adventure along with his younger brother Tomaso, a huge fan of Michael Jackson, and Cesare, an old man met at a retirement home.
Tøser + Drengerøve 1998
1h 4min | Drama | 28 August 1998 (Denmark)
Class 7B from N. Koch’s school in Aarhus are the stars of the film, which deals with all the joys and problems experienced by the pupils – on the border of the adult world. The film contains all elements: The boys who enjoy the pictures of the pornographic magazines, the girls practicing in front of the mirror, intrigues, unrequited love, sexuality, and feelings which cannot be controlled.
The Pack 2020
Smecka (original title)
1h 34min | Drama, Sport | 8 October 2020 (Czech Republic)
David, a talented 16-year-old-goalie freshly diagnosed with diabetes, joins a new ice-hockey team, the Wolves, where he becomes the outsider, bracing the avalanche of bullying that gradually gains speed.
O ztracené lásce (2002) ep02
50min | Family | Mar 4 2002 (Czechia)
The nine-part television series About Lost Love was filmed based on the book of the same name and screenplay by Eva Hudečková. The realm of King Skrček of Fištrón will be cursed, one misfortune will be followed by another, human hearts will be filled with ruthlessness and cruelty, and the royal son Orthodox will be lost. All this caused the king’s reckless decision to expel love from the land as an unnecessary and insignificant thing. The rural girl Honza brings hope for the future. Although the judges gave her many blessed qualities, she will not save her from fatal wounds and pain. She has to go through many difficult trials, she is prosecuted by evil rather than good, she becomes the target of resentment and malice. But John refuses to submit to evil and hatred, looking for love in his heart as the only possible way to other people. He tries to save the fate of the beloved Prince Orthodox and the whole country, he often finds himself in danger of death, when sacrificing for others. Her painful journey is accompanied by fairy-tale creatures, often as unpredictable as the people he meets on the pilgrimage of life. The happy ending fixes everything, but it is costly redeemed and the path to it leads to hell.
13-year-old Dato, in love with his contemporary Lena, faces a criminal authority named “Master”. The boy suddenly likes the unexpected and incomprehensible attention of a strong and strong-willed new acquaintance. But the teenager does not leave the feeling of anxiety – it seems too ambiguous there is this interest. Once the Master confesses his love to Dato ..